Deckadance 2 is a complete DJ software for mixing audio, hosting any VST compliant softsynth or effect, and supporting for MIDI controllers. If you have purchased Deckadance 2 from Cakewalk, you will need to register your copy with Cakewalk to unlock the full version of the software. Here are the steps to do that:
Go to https://www.cakewalk.com/Register/Deckadance-Registration and sign in to your Cakewalk Account.
Enter your Deckadance 2 serial number and click \"Submit\".
Download and install Deckadance 2 demo from the link provided.
Launch Deckadance 2 and go to \"Help > Register Deckadance\".
Go to registration step #1 and export your activation request to a file.
Go back to the Cakewalk website and upload your activation request file in registration step #2.
Download your activation response file from the website.
Go back to Deckadance 2 and import your activation response file in registration step #3.
Restart Deckadance 2 and enjoy the full version.
If you have any questions or issues with the registration process, please contact Cakewalk support at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deckadance 2 Features
Deckadance 2 is not just a DJ software, but also a powerful VST host and client that can run any VST compliant effect or softsynth. You can use Deckadance 2 as a standalone application or as a plugin in your favorite DAW, such as FL Studio. You can also host any VST plugin within Deckadance 2 and control it with your MIDI controller or timecoded vinyl and CD system.
Deckadance 2 offers you a variety of effects and features to enhance your DJ performance. You can use the Smartknobs to link a single knob to multiple parameters and create custom envelopes for each parameter. You can also use the GrossBeat feature to program glitch, stutter and scratch effects on the fly. You can apply up to three isolator effects per track, independently to the high, mid or low band. You can also use the sampler to create beat-matched loops and one-shots with ease.
Deckadance 2 supports up to four decks with horizontal or vertical layouts. You can switch between different deck and mixer settings with a single click using the snapshot feature. You can also customize your interface with the smart panels that show you only the information and controls you need. Deckadance 2 also integrates with iTunes library and supports various file formats, such as MP3, WAV, FLAC, OGG and more.
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Deckadance 2 Reviews
Deckadance 2 has received positive reviews from users and critics alike. Many have praised its sound quality, its flexibility, its VST integration, and its ease of use. Here are some of the comments from various sources:
\"Deckadance 2 is an amazingly robust application with a layout and design that, in my opinion, is extremely easy to 'feel your way through'. I mean this, in the sense, that some of the other DJ applications that I've tried seem to leave you searching around frantically for certain features.\" - G.W. Childs IV, Ask.Audio[^2^]
\"Deckadance 2.5 is more powerful than it looks â on the surface, itâs DJ software, but under the hood it becomes apparent that itâs built more for those who like to tinker, customise, and take their live game a step further.\" - Joey Santos, Digital DJ Tips[^3^]
\"Deckadance 2 has all the tools and features that you need to make your deck stand out from others. You can create and configure unlimited deck and mixer settings. You can also save them as a \\\"snapshot\\\" which you can later recall using assignable keyboard shortcuts in momentary and toggle modes.\" - Slashdot[^1^]