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Does Your Serato Lag to start up?

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Ortofon | Serato S-120
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Ortofon | Serato S-120
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Dj Redemp 6:16 PM - 6 October, 2009
Why when i click n my serato to load up it takes long for my music to load?
DJDeluchi 6:18 PM - 6 October, 2009
delete your song history might help
sixxx 6:21 PM - 6 October, 2009
If you're using iTunes, that's just the way it is (now).
DVDjHardy 6:23 PM - 6 October, 2009
Quote:
If you're using iTunes, that's just the way it is (now).


1st thing I'm told by a Rane support person is "You know that itunes is not the best software to use with SSL, right?".

LOL...if you know that then don't offer it as an option.
DVDjHardy 6:24 PM - 6 October, 2009
That was after SSL/itunes combo decided to stop reading my entire library. Opened Serato and not a single track in there except for LiveFeed.
DJ Bushido 6:31 PM - 6 October, 2009
Well, I get the Same Issue too, But some other issue arise too.
Like Okay on Startup
I have a external Drive 1T
Also when I click on Searching ALL
It freezes too.
I have:
Windows Vista
Duo Core 2.1gig
2gig RAM
250gig internal
1T External
and like all my Music( 20,000 songs)
I play everything Weddings and Club.
it's just the more music I put in the slower it gets.
CMOS 6:38 PM - 6 October, 2009
Defrag your drive.
DJ Bushido 6:47 PM - 6 October, 2009
Well, Did That
What about, Serato, is there a way to trim her down?
My buddy told me to delete a file, that it would rebuild it.
When I did this, it took away, like if I played it.
Meaning it is green, then goes back to white.
Database V2
something like this
Dj Redemp 6:52 PM - 6 October, 2009
How Do you delete the history?
DJ Bushido 7:02 PM - 6 October, 2009
There is a History Folder in Your SeratoLive Folder
ScratchLIVE>
-Auto Import
-Crates
-History
-Importaed
-Subcrates

other files
collapsed.pref
database V2
DropoutCount
MicManager
Neworder.pref
OverviewBuilder
RelocateLostFiles
Window.pref

Something like that I have Windows Vista
9:56 PM, 6 Oct 2009
Discussion moved from DJing Discussion to Scratch Live Help
Rane, Support
Zach S 11:19 PM - 6 October, 2009
Hey Redemp,

Follow these directions:

Shut down SSL (Serato Scratch LIVE) if you have it open.
Open up the ScratchLIVE folder inside your 'Music' folder (Mac/Vista) or 'My Music' folder (XP).
Re-name the 'History' folder so it reads 'HistoryOLD'.
Now re-open SSL.

Any luck?
Dj Redemp 1:30 AM - 7 October, 2009
nope its still all green\
djelo 6:44 AM - 7 October, 2009
got it siiccckkkk!!! thank you sir Zach S
Rane, Support
Zach S 3:58 PM - 7 October, 2009
Quote:
nope its still all green\

What do you mean?
Did you rename the History folder and, after doing so, did SSL open faster?
Dj Redemp 9:57 PM - 7 October, 2009
yeah thank you! its Way Way Way Way Way Way Way Faster!
Rane, Support
Zach S 10:30 PM - 7 October, 2009
Good to hear:)