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we're gonna move on to the Move section
Now, the Move section you can do some
really cool stuff with it.
We could do things like auto beat
You guys are all familiar with playing two
different tracks at the exact same time,
and then tapping one of the records so
that they're a little bit off beat,
you can do some juggling tricks with it.
There's a way in Traktor you can do that
We also have functions where you can move
the loop in point and the loop out point.
There's so many different things you can
do, and
I really urge you just to sit down and
kinda play with it and get used to it.
To be able to jump around,
you could actually drop down this menu
here in the Move section.
And you have B jumpers, you can move the
entire loop either forwards or backwards.
We can only move just the loop in-point or
just the loop out-point,
whatever you want.
But for now, let's just play with, with
beat jump for a second.
What I'm gonna do, is I'm gonna.
I'm gonna drop this track here.
Let me get this other turntable going
And to make doubles of a track just so
you note real quickly it's really easy
All you gotta do is you, you grab the
track up here from the top.
You can see when I grab it it makes a
little ghost image.
You see that ghost image there?
When I drag that to the other deck and I
drop it what it does is it makes an exact
duplicate of the track that's playing on
the left on the right and
they're both playing at the exact same
So I got two tracks playing at the exact
same time now.
Now that I've got those going, I'm gonna
select my beat jump, and
I can select how much I want that beat to
jump forward or backwards.
For now, I'm gonna select just half a
beat, all right?
And if I hit these arrows, this arrow
tells it to either jump backwards or
this arrow tells it to jump forward.
Right now, I'm just gonna have it jump
Here it goes.
So that's just a,
a quick demonstration of how you can use
the B jumps to do automatic B juggling.