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Windows 10 Notice – What Do Live Events And Spectaculars Customers Need To Know? (update)

This past summer, The Control Panel posted updates regarding Windows 10 compatibility with Show Control.  At the time, we advised that Show Control customers to not update their operating system because there were concerns that the update could limit functionality with overall control systems. This February, Show Control version 2.0 has been released with expanded compatibility.   This ...

Recent Windows 10 Update?

Were you using Windows 7 or 8 one day, only to find Windows 10 replaced it overnight? If Microsoft updated your operating system to Windows 10, and you weren’t using the latest Venus 1500 version, the software won’t work. Here’s how to fix this problem by updating to Venus 1500 V4.22. Follow the directions in ...

How to stop Microsoft update that scheduled a Windows 10 upgrade

If you have a Windows computer, you may be familiar with reoccurring “Get Windows 10” prompts. In your Daktronics Control system, you may see these prompts on Show Control, DSTI, or DMP-7000 computers. Recently, the Windows upgrade program has been automatically scheduling time for customers to upgrade their PC vs just asking to upgrade. With ...

Windows 10 Compatibility for Live Event and Spectacular Customers

The Venus 1500 blog has recently announced windows 10 capability in this post: Windows 10 Compatibility. If you are a Venus 1500 user, we would encourage you to follow the directions in this post if you wish to use Windows 10! We would like you to know that engineering development is continuing for Show Control and ...

Windows 10 Compatibility Is Here

You asked for it, and we made it happen! Last July, Microsoft released the Windows 10 operating system. We found that Venus 1500 V4 could be installed successfully on the new operating system, but when it came to actually running Venus 1500 V4, there were some compatibility issues. Since then, we have posted updates on ...

Let’s Talk about Windows 10 One Last Time, Again.

Last summer, we posted the Microsoft release of Windows 10 on July 29, 2015. Windows users are able to upgrade to Windows 10 for free until July 29, 2016. Please check out the Upgrade to Windows 10: FAQ for more information about the new operating system provided directly from Microsoft. We don’t recommend a Windows ...

Windows 10 Notice – What Do Live Events And Spectaculars Customers Need To Know?

Microsoft recently announced a July 29, 2015, release date for the Windows 10 Operating System. For those using Windows 7 or Windows 8 there will be no charge from Microsoft to upgrade, but like all upgrades, consider your software platforms and the impact on your various programs. The new Windows 10 Operating System (OS) may ...

Windows 10 Is Coming. What Your Customers Need to Know.

Microsoft will release Windows 10 Operating System on July 29, 2015. How will this affect your Venus 1500 v4 users? Here are your customers’ options: Stay in your current Windows Operating System and continue to use Venus 1500 V4 as you are today. Update to Windows 10 and use Venus 1500 V4 as you always have. ...

Windows 10 is coming… What do Venus 1500 V4 customers need to know?

Microsoft recently announced a July 29, 2015, release date for the Windows 10 Operating System. For those of you using Windows 7 or 8.1, there will be no charge from Microsoft to upgrade, but before you do so, please read the following information about how this may affect Venus 1500 V4 users! Daktronics strives to ...

Windows-10-Compatible Venus® 1500 v4 Update Released

Daktronics released Version 4.22 on March 28, 2016, and also notified customers via blog post on the same day. Everyone with a Venus 1500 license received the good news about the update. The post, “Windows 10 Compatibility Is Here,” provides your customers with full instructions about downloading Venus 1500 v.4.22. They can get extra help ...