How to Add Tidal to Serato Offline

Q: As a Premium subscriber of Tidal, I can use Tidal music with Serato for mixing, but it just allows to use the integration with a working Internet connection. However, sometimes the Internet isn't stable. I searched on Serato website for the offline mixing solution, but it states that currently an active Internet connection is needed when playing Tidal music tracks on Serato. So I wonder is there any solution that can help use Tidal on Serato offline? Thanks in advance!

To help users to mix Tidal with Serato DJ Software without Internet connection, in this post, we would like to introduce a practical method for you to add Tidal to Serato and mix them offline. Please check it out and follow us to learn how to make it.

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Part 1. Tool to Get Tidal on Serato without Internet Connection

Though Serato only allows users to mix Tidal music online, luckily there is another way for those who want to use Tidal music on Serato offline. That is Serato also supports to import local music files for mixing. Thus, what you need to do is to make Tidal music as local files on your computer.

To download Tidal songs as local files, here we are going to show you a powerful tool called DRmare Tidal Music Converter. It is an easy-to-use program, which just needs few clicks to finish downloading and converting Tidal music. This tool can convert Tidal music to FLAC, AAC, MP3 and other plain audio formats with lossless quality.

Besides, it supports batch convert Tidal songs at up to 5X faster speed and with ID3 tags retained, which saves your time and lets you manage Tidal music files more convenient. After that, you can save them to your computer for streaming to Serato for offline mixing.

DRmare Tidal Music Converter

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  • Download Tidal to Serato for offline using
  • Keep original quality and ID3 tags after converting
  • Convert Tidal music at 5X faster speed
  • Support output formats like MP3, M4A, M4B, WAV, etc.

How to Convert Tidal to Serato with DRmare Tidal Music Converter

Now please follow the detailed guidance to begin to convert Tidal audio files to common audios. Then you can add Tidal to Serato offline from your computer.

Step 1 Load Tidal music to DRmare

Firstly, please download and install DRmare Tidal Music Converter on your computer. Once finished, then open it and Tidal app will be launched simultaneously. Next, you could go to Tidal and find the music that you would like to download to Serato. When you find the song, please copy the URL of it and paste to the search bar in DRmare program main interface. Then hit on the "+" button to load Tidal music files to DRmare and the tracks would be showed on the conversion window.

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Step 2Set Tidal output audio format
Next, you could go to adjust the output parameters for Tidal audio files. Please click the top-right "Preference" icon to start to define the output formats. In the pop-up window, you can set output audio formats as M4A, MP3, M4B, WAV, AAC, or FLAC according to your needs. You are also allowed to personalize the parameters - Bit Rate, Sample Rate and Channel for better listening experience. In addition, if you want the Tidal tracks to be archived by Artist / Album or Artist, then please remember to choose the option on the bottom.
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Step 3Download and convert Tidal to Serato
Click "OK" to apply all the settings and press "Convert" button to start the conversion process. Then all the Tidal files will be downloaded to your computer at once for you automatically. To locate the converted Tidal songs on your computer, you can click on the "history" icon next to the "Convert" button. Then it will navigate you to the target folder you saved Tidal music. Then you can add Tidal music to your Serato for mixing.
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Part 2. How to Use Tidal on Serato Offline

Now you had downloaded and converted Tidal music and save them on your computer. Then let's see how to import converted music from Tidal to Serato and mix the music offline. Please follow the steps below:

Step 1. Open Serato DJ Software

Please launch Serato on your computer and login with your account info.

Step 2. Locate Tidal Music on Your Computer

Click on the "Files" button to open the files panel on Serato. Then it will show various locations on your computer hard drive. Please click on these locations to navigate to your computer and find your music.

Step 3. Import Tidal Music to Serato

Once you located converted Tidal music, please directly drag the folder or files you want to add onto the "All..." icon. After that, you can use Tidal on Serato without Internet connection.

Posted on Dec 26, 2019 8:40 PM / Post for Tidal Music Tips

Anna Groove

Staff Editor

Anna Groove is an experienced writer of DRmare. She has the full knowledge of enjoying the audio and video better. Tips for enjoying Tidal music and iTunes videos could be found in her articles.