DJ - Hue User Manual v1.0.0
1. Before Start
This user manual describes how to use DJ - Hue.
Note: The Edit functions can be used on DJ - Hue 3.01.0.01 and later. Please update DJ - Hue to the latest version if you haven’t already.
Before continuing, make sure your square-shaped bridge and color lights are powered and connected.
Set up an entertainment area in the Philips Hue App.
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Import entertainment area in DJ - Hue app.
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2. Start DJ Hue
This section explains how to get started with DJ-Hue from the onboard screen.
Import entertainment area
Import the entertainment area created in the Philips Hue App.
Not import entertainment area for now, play music and look at emulator bulbs playing effect first.
Bridge discovery screen
At the beginning of the “imported entertainment area”, Hue bridge will be searched first.
After finding the bridge, click [Setup] to read the entertainment area information.
Entertainment areas screen
Select entertainment area
After reading entertainment area, select the entertainment area to import.
Now playing screen
Once the entertainment area is imported, you can start enjoying the fun with Philips Hue!
1. Auto switch: If enabled, DJ-Hue will analyze the tracks and automatically generate lighting effects, and sync with the audio beat automatically; otherwise play user-defined lighting effects(if defined).
3. Now playing icons
Search / Sleep timer / Add to playlist / Artist / Album / Add to favorites
1. Exit now playing
2. Play queue
3. Choose the number of lights to use
4. Edit track light effect
5. Now playing menu
4. Edit functions
DJ-Hue will analyze a track and generate lighting effects automaticlly, but you also can edit lighting effec manually, just click on the icon and go to edit mode.
The steps of the Lighting editing are as follows：
Choose/Cut Range: Select a range or cut the range into two parts by the current play point.
Choose range to edit
Cut range at now playing point
Choose bound to resize/Edit: Select the range to resize / edit the lighting effect of the current range.
1. Choose left bound
2. Choose right bound
3. Edit range light effect
Move selected bound left/right: Move the selected range left/right to adjust the range size.
1. Move range left
2. Move range right
Edit range phrase: Assign phrase to range.
You can assign the followings to set the phrase:
Switch the range energy mood to High/Mid/Low
Switch the range theme to Cool/Natural/Hot/Subtle/Warm/Vivid/Club1/Club2
Switch the range phrase to Intro/Up/Down/Chorus/Bridge/Verse/Outro
A track structure is expressed as a set of the following phrases:
Intro: an opening phrase of a track
Up: a build-up phrase of a track
Down: a breakdown phrase of a track
Chorus: an uplifting phrase of a track
Bridge: an interlude phrase of a track
Verse: a phrase that does not apply to other phrases
Outro: an ending phrase of a track
It is recommended to use it based on the meaning of the phrase name, but this is not necessarily the case
. You can use it in any part of the song, just select a phrase, then look at the lighting effects, and finally decide whether to use it or not.
Auto: If enabled, DJ-Hue will analyze the tracks and automatically generate lighting effects; otherwise play user-defined lighting effects.
Sync audio auto: Whether to sync with the audio beat automatically.
Set speed manually: Play light effects at user-defined speeds and not sync with audio beats.
Delete a track setup
Navigation menu - Track setups - Select a track setup - Context menu - Delete