These are just a couple questions you may ask yourself when turning on your Daktronics rack. Start by finding the Startup and Shutdown procedures document that was left on site by a Daktronics representative. Don’t have it? Don’t worry. Navigate to the Daktronics Control Systems YouTube page and follow along with the video, How to properly startup and shutdown your Daktronics Control System.
This video will take you step by step through a majority of Daktronics installations. Be aware that some site-specific practices may vary from this video. Do you need a hard copy for the control room? No problem! You can find that here
Startup and shutdown are essential to the heath of your equipment. Improper order could cause the system to react in an undesirable way. Always be sure to start your system 4 hours prior to any event to give yourself plenty of time to ensure the equipment operates smoothly.