Mixxx is Free DJ software that gives you everything you need to perform live mixes.
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Mixxx is Free DJ software that gives you everything you need to perform live DJ mixes. Mixxx works on GNU/Linux, Windows, and Mac OS X.

Quick Start

To get started with Mixxx:

  1. For live use, download the latest stable version.
  2. For experimentation and testing, download a development release.
  3. To live on the bleeding edge, clone the repo: git clone https://github.com/mixxxdj/mixxx.git


The Mixxx team is hard at work on Mixxx 2.0. The best place to keep track of 2.0 development is the 2.0.0 milestone page on Launchpad.

A more general roadmap can be found on the wiki.

Bug tracker

The Mixxx team uses Launchpad to manage Mixxx development.

Have a bug or feature request? File a bug on Launchpad.

Want to get involved in Mixxx development? Assign yourself a bug from the easy bug list and get started!


  • Linux / MacOS Build Status
  • Windows Build status

First, you must install all of Mixxx's dependencies. To compile Mixxx using SCons, run:

$ scons

Please see our helpful guides on the wiki for more information:


For help using Mixxx, there are a variety of options:


Help to spread Mixxx with translations into more languages, as well as to update and ensure the accuracy of existing translations.


Mixxx is a vibrant community of hackers, DJs and artists. To keep track of development and community news:


Mixxx is released under the GPLv2. See the LICENSE file for a full copy of the license.