How to set up

Set up Phase 
with Traktor Pro

To use Phase with Traktor Pro, you'll need a DVS interface. Since Traktor has opened DVS compatibility, it should work with any DVS interface or sound card.

Watch the tutorial to set up Phase

Learn how to set up Phase with Traktor Pro in less than 2 minutes, or scroll down to access our step-by-step guides.

Traktor set up overview

Diagram Demonstrating Phase DJ Controller Setup with Traktor Pro


Power your Phase Receiver via USB to any power supply (5V).

Plug the RCA cables from the Phase outputs to the "Line" inputs of your mixer.

Then, as usual, connect your mixer to your laptop via USB.

Make sure to set the PH/LN switch on “LN”, then click the Traktor button next to the PH/LN switch to enable DVS mode.

Select the “Traktor” DVS signal in the Phase Manager "Setup" tab.

Now, place your Remotes on top of your records, and wait a few seconds for the calibration to complete before you start spinning.

You're all set!

If you see a "Calibration failed" message on Traktor screen, simply disable the "Enable deck header warning" in Traktor's preferences.

Frequently asked questions

If you have any questions about Phase or how it works with Traktor Pro, read the FAQ below, or directly reach out to our product specialists!

Do I need a DVS license to use Phase?
Yes, to use Phase, you'll need to use an interface that enables DVS. Phase doesn't act as a DJ sound card.
Can I use Phase with Traktor Pro via HID?
As of now, there is no dedicated HID integration available to use Phase with Traktor Pro directly via USB. We are working on bringing this feature to our Traktor users and are in contact with the Traktor teams. We hope to see this integration live soon. However, we do not have a specific development or delivery date to communicate at this time. Stay tuned for updates!
Can I use Phase with a controller as a mixer?
Yes, as long as your controller enables DVS. To learn more about the detailed setup check out our dedicated article on our Help center.
I'm not sure if my set up is compatible with Phase
If you have any doubts, don't hesitate to contact our product specialists. They will get back to you in less than 24 hours from Monday to Friday, Central European Time. Contact our team.
Is Phase compatible with other DJ software? (Traktor, Rekordbox, Virtual DJ, etc.)
Absolutely, Phase DJ controller is compatible with any DJ software enabling DVS. All you need is a laptop, a DVS interface and a turntable and you're good to go!
I have a problem to set up my Phase with Traktor
If you have any problems with your Phase how to set it up or to configure it, our team is available to help you and reply any of your questions. They will get back to you in less than 24 hours from Monday to Friday, Central European Time. Contact our product specialists.