Firmware & Drivers
Firmware: Update the firmware of the unit to the latest version from https://www.pioneerdj.com/en/product/controller/ddj-sz2/black/support/#info
Drivers: Install the latest drivers (for both Windows and Mac OSX computers) from https://www.pioneerdj.com/en/support/software/ddj-sz2/#drivers
VirtualDJ 8 Setup
Once VirtualDJ 8 is launched, a Login Window will appear. Login with your virtualdj.com account.
A Pro Infinity, a PLUS or a Subscription License is required to fully use the Pioneer DDJ-SZ2. Without any of the above Licenses, the controller will operate for 10 minutes each time you restart VirtualDJ.
Click on the "Use Soundcard" button in order VirtualDJ to apply the pre-defined audio configuration. Keep in mind that due to the nature of the unit, speakers need to be connected to the Master Output of the DDJ-SZ2 and the pre-defined audio configuration to be used.
Click to OK.
The unit is now ready to operate.
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The unit has a pre-defined Audio setup and a special button in the AUDIO tab of Config to provide that. Alternative Audio setups can be applied in the same window.
For further software settings please refer to the User Guide of VirtualDJ 8.