How to Install and Use Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2
If you are a DJ who uses Pioneer DDJ-T1 controller and Traktor Pro 2 software, you might be interested in the Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2. This is a custom MIDI mapping file that allows you to control the Traktor Pro 2 sample decks with your DDJ-T1, as well as some other features and improvements. In this article, we will show you how to download, install and use this mapper file.
What is Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2
Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2 is a setting file created by a user named DJ Estrela on the Native Instruments forum. It is based on the official Pioneer DDJ-T1 setting file for Traktor Pro 2, but with some modifications and additions. According to the author, some of the features of this mapper file are:
Full control of sample decks C and D with the DDJ-T1
Ability to switch between track decks and sample decks with the shift button
Ability to load samples from the browser with the load buttons
Ability to mute and solo samples with the cue buttons
Ability to adjust sample volume and filter with the knobs and faders
Ability to trigger samples with the hot cue buttons
Ability to sync samples with the sync buttons
Ability to delete samples with the shift + hot cue buttons
Improved jog wheel sensitivity and scratch mode
Improved loop recorder functionality
Improved effects section with more options and feedback
Improved browser navigation with more options and feedback
Improved mixer section with more options and feedback
Improved LED feedback for all buttons and knobs
You can find more details and screenshots of this mapper file on the Native Instruments forum thread.
How to Download Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2
To download Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2, you need to follow these steps:
Go to the Native Instruments forum thread where the author posted the mapper file.
Scroll down to the bottom of the first post and click on the attachment named \"Pioneer_DDJ_T1_Enhanced_Mapper_v1_2.zip\".
Save the zip file to your computer.
Unzip the file and extract the folder named \"Pioneer_DDJ_T1_Enhanced_Mapper_v1_2\".
Inside the folder, you will find two files: \"Pioneer_DDJ_T1_Enhanced_Mapper_v1_2.tsi\" and \"Readme.txt\". The first one is the mapper file and the second one is a text file with some instructions and tips from the author.
How to Install Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2
To install Pioneer DDJ-T1 Enhanced Controller Mapper v1.2, you need to follow these steps:
Make sure your DDJ-T1 controller is connected to your computer and turned on.
Make sure you have Traktor Pro 2 software installed on your computer and updated to the latest version.
Open Traktor Pro 2 software and go to Preferences.
In Preferences, go to Controller Manager.
In Controller Manager, click on Add... and select Import TSI... from the drop-down menu.
Browse your computer and locate the \"Pioneer_DDJ_T1_Enhanced_Mapper_v1_2.tsi\" file that you downloaded and extracted earlier.