FAQ: How do I set up Roon to use my DAC?
Start in Settings, which you can access by clicking the Navigation button, then clicking Settings:
In Settings, click Audio and find your DAC. You should see a big "Enable" button next to it, like I'm seeing here for my DragonFly:
Click Enable, then name your DAC whatever you want.
Next, click the little gear icon to access the settings for your DAC. Roon knows about many devices, and will automatically select preferred settings and apply the correct device icon.
If your Roon Tested USB DAC is not automatically identified, you can manually identify it using our "Find Your Device" picker.
A lot of the other settings will depend on what your DAC supports, what kind of content you listen to, and your own personal preferences. If you're unsure how to configure your DAC, feel free to create a topic in our Support section of the Community Forum.
Finally, choose your DAC using Roon's Zone Selector, which is next to Volume along the bottom of the application.
FAQ: Where can I set a crossfade?
How To Configure Crossfade You can set a crossfade of 0-10 seconds from the Zone Picker. Click the current zone on the right side of the bottom bar, then in the pop-up window click the speaker icon followed by the gearwheels icon to display the Zone ...
FAQ: Which zones can I control remotely?
What kinds of outputs can I control remotely in Roon? You can use Roon to remotely control anyzone, including: Outputs connected to your Roon Server Outputs connected to devices or computers that are running Roon as a remote Outputs connected to ...
FAQ: Does Roon support DSD?
Yes, Roon supports DSD. In terms of transports, Roon supports: DSD over PCM (DoP) v1.0 DSD converted to PCM in Roon, sent as PCM to your DAC DSD-Direct (DSD-Native) using ASIO drivers on Windows PCM to DSD Sample Rate Conversion In terms of file ...
FAQ: How do I set up my NAS in Roon?
In Settings, click Storage, then click Add Folder. Roon will monitor folders for new music. Your files are left in the folder and won't be copied or modified in any way unless you explicitly choose to add or remove them from your library. In the Add ...
FAQ: What's the best way to configure my NAS for Roon?
If your media storage or backup location isn't directly connected to your server machine, you'll need to add that location over the network. Whether you're using a NAS, Windows, or Mac machine for storage, adding these locations is easy as long as ...
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