All posts by Daktronics Control Panel

Operating and maintaining video displays and control rooms can be complex without helpful support empowering you to get the most out of your system. Enter: the Control Panel. Comprised of Daktronics application engineers, trainers and account managers, this group specializes in providing support to Live Event and Spectaculars customers around the world. The Control Panel posts articles that grant you the tools and knowledge not just to keep your display in top shape and but also to try new things, with topics ranging from display maintenance to content creation.

Display Calibration: What is it and why calibrate?

At Daktronics, we recognize the demand for a smooth display appearance and our service team uses a variety of processes to meet these expectations through display calibration. What is LED calibration and why should I calibrate my display? All LED technology slowly dims and degrades over time. Each LED can degrade at a different rate which then ...

Baseball Doubleheader Questions and Answers

Rain, snow, ice or cold temperatures have caused record numbers of game postponements this spring.   As things start to warm up,  doubleheader games are popping up on the calendar as teams reschedule games. Here are a few questions and answers our technical support team has gotten regarding doubleheader games. How and when do I download ...

Hot New Feature: Hotkeys on Your Show Control Keyboard

Reacting quickly to big game moments is a key part of delivering an in-venue experience which amplifies fan excitement and engagement. Daktronics Show Control has many features that can make behind-the-scenes operations more efficient to maximize impact out on the display system. In the newest release of Daktronics Show Control Software, we've included the ability to ...

Effortless Graduation Production

Graduations often create unique opportunities when it comes to event production.  One of the big challenges is trying to display long lists of graduates effectively.  There are several options to try depending on your system.  Here are two examples for graduation production.

RoughRiders Are Rockin’ the Fan Races

Today, we had the joy of sitting down with Garrett Young, manager of game entertainment for the Frisco RoughRiders baseball team. He's in his third year working with the team, and if you met him, he'd introduce himself by saying, "Hi. I'm Garret. And I'm a fun-a-holic!" Well, maybe not, but that's the vibe we ...

A Behind the Screens Look at UGA

Video displays are a core part of the fan experience at many college sporting events. However, many don't realize all of the time and effort that goes on behind the scenes to ensure the perfecting timing and execution of each element. As an Event Producer at the University of Georgia (UGA), Anna Pence understands just ...

Creative Forces Collide at Iowa State

Display technology is a core part of the fan experience at sporting events. However, displays can't be brought to life without creative, engaging content and an experienced producer; a team working together seamlessly behind the scenes to ensure a unified production.

4 Ways to Streamline Your Service With MySupport

Looking to streamline service for your display. We've got you covered!

Keep up to pace with the Minor League Baseball changes

Learn how the recent rule changes by Minor League Baseball could impact your Daktronics system.

Who’s on…second? Rule Changes and Updates

Some recent rule changes and updates could impact your event production. Check out the changes below to ensure you're prepared for the season!