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Supported Media

MixEmergency supports mixing and scratching1 of a range of files playable in Quicktime. It is recommended that you extensively test your media files before performing live to avoid any unforeseen issues.

1 Requires external control via Scratch Live or Serato DJ

Video Files

MixEmergency officially supports and recommends the following video container formats: mp4, mov, m4v, avi and the following video codecs: H.264, MPEG-4, HAP, Motion JPEG, Apple Intermediate Codec.

A limited range of other containers and formats may load1 and play2, but are not recommended for optimal performance and so are not officially supported (e.g. 3gp, dv, divx, mpeg, mpg, xvid, vob, m2v, flv).

1 May require third party codecs to be installed.
2 Several formats are unable to be cached by MixEmergency, and so are not recommended if you require video to be scratched.

Image Files

MixEmergency can import most image formats recognised by QuickTime. It is also capable of playing animated GIF images.

Quartz Compositions

MixEmergency supports the loading and playing of Quartz Compositions (.qtz files).

Karaoke Files

MixEmergency supports the loading and playing of CDG files.

Minimum Requirements - Mac (2010 model or later) - Mac OS X 10.8.5 - Scratch Live 1.9.2, Serato DJ 1.6, or Serato DJ Pro