Beatsource LINK – Information and Troubleshooting

General Information #

What is Beatsource LINK ? #

Beatsource LINK is the streaming service of the known Beatsource open-format music online shop.

On Beatsource LINK, you will have access to open-format music created for DJing, available anywhere — even offline with the Beatsource Locker.

Is Beatsource LINK free? #

Beatsource LINK is not a free service.

You can find Beatsource LINK subscription offers and try for one month for free by following this link:

How to use the offline locker #

Offline locker storage is available for Beatsource LINK PRO and PRO+ subscribers only.

LINK is the only streaming service that allows DJs to store music offline for playback without an internet connection. To add tracks to your locker, follow these simple steps:

  1. In DJUCED, find the Beatsource track you would like to store offline.
  2. Right-Click on the track and select “Add to Beatsource locker”.
  3. Click the “Beatsource Locker” field in the Beatsource directory.
  4. Your offline tracks will appear in this folder.
  5. You can play any track in this folder, even without an internet connection!
  6. To remove a track from the locker, right-click on it and select “Remove from Beatsource locker”.

Why DJUCED recording feature is disabled when using Beatsource LINK music? #

When using a streaming service, you don’t own the music, you have access to read it.

Our contract with Beatsource LINK includes that DJUCED can’t record any audio coming from the service.

Troubleshooting #

Why accessing/downloading Beatsource LINK music files takes time? #

Beatsource proposes different quality subscriptions and delivers 128 kbps AAC Streaming and 256 kbps AAC Streaming music.

In that format, 4 minutes of music is a file around 5 to 10Mb.

That’s why having a good and stable internet connection is required for a good experience.

With Pro and Pro+ subscription, it is possible to store between 50 to 100 Tracks in the Beatsource Offline Locker.

I can’t Login to Beatsource LINK in DJUCED, what should I do? #

Beatsource LINK is an online service that requires an Internet connection to work with DJUCED, and also a subscription.

If you still can’t access to Beatsource service in DJUCED, please check that:

  1. Beatsource LINK service is online – If it’s offline, it will not work either in DJUCED.
  2. DJUCED application is authorized to communicate with the internet – so – that a firewall or an antivirus program doesn’t block DJUCED.
  3. Your internet connection is stable and fast.
  4. Reset the Beatsource LINK cache by deleting the “beatsource” folder located in the “Documents/DJUCED/” folder on your computer.