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.

Your Display Comes Clean

A thorough cleaning can make a huge impact on image quality. Everything gets dusty and dirty. Think of your television at home. Dust collects on the screen that needs to be removed on a regular basis. Large screen displays are no exception. Particles in the air collect on the face of the display, affecting the ...

Join us for the Video Summit at IDEA!

The IDEA Conference is just around the corner and we will again be hosting our annual Video Summit seminar prior to the start of the conference. This year, the Summit will be held Saturday, July 14, from 1:00 PM – 5:00 PM at the Westin Indianapolis, with a lunch provided beforehand. This free seminar will feature new ...

How do I check for broken buttons in Display Studio?

Use the button verification tool to identify buttons that could be missing content,  zones, or include scripts.

Here’s what’s new in Show Control.

Read more to learn about the latest changes and enhancements to our Show Control System.

Where’s Teddy At? – A RoughRiders Original

Across the country, Minor League Baseball (MiLB) is known for providing major entertainment for their fans. From family friendly theme nights to quirky fan games, MiLB has it all! The Frisco RoughRiders, in particular, are known for keeping fans guessing when it comes to using their Daktronics system for creative and interactive games. Two theme ...

Annual System Checks with Daktronics

As the academic year comes to end, we're just gearing up here at Daktronics! We use the off-season to ensure you hit the ground running at the start of the school year. Our service teams are currently scheduling annual system checks with customers that have these checks included in their Service Agreements. If your venue ...

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.