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.

MSHSAA 2019 Football Play Clock Rule Changes

For the 2019 high school football season, seven rules revisions have been recommended. One of those changes impacts your play clock settings. The play clock will now start at 40 seconds, instead of 25 seconds. But we have good news! Your Daktronics play clock can be easily adjusted to account for this additional time at ...

Here’s what’s new in Show Control version 2.15

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

Preparing for Jackie Robinson Day

Creating a roster for a baseball game featuring duplicate jersey numbers can be a challenge. But we can help!

Here’s what’s new in Show Control version 2.14.1.6

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

Behind the Scenes of Event Production: Q&A with Steve Ackermann

On game-day, maximizing your display by creating an engaging fan experience is vital. That's where Daktronics event producers come in and take the game-day experience to the next level.

Preparing for the Spring Sport Seasons: Tips for Your Control System

Here are some things to check as you are preparing for the spring sport season.

Staying Up-to-Date on Content Trends: Q&A with Bob Lee

With audiences today expecting the highest in entertainment value at live events, there is a large amount of pressure to deliver a unique and exhilarating fan experience. Bob Lee and the Daktronics Creative Services team are no stranger to this industry and enjoy bringing inspiring LED content to their customers.

What’s new for baseball in 2019?

Here is what to expect for the 2019 baseball season:  New Daktronics MLB OOT (Out of Town) Scores Interface Our NEW OOT Scores Interface will soon be available as a replacement for Sports Wire 4000. This new software: Uses BAM’S latest API’s for the source of the data, making it more reliable and accurate.Is built ...

Do you know how your system backs up content?

Creating a backup of your DMP is a critical step when preparing for the unexpected. An extra copy of your configuration and content will help you return your system back to working order in the event of a computer repair or replacement. Read on to learn how your Show Control / DMP-8000 system is designed ...

Implementing and Operating Show Control System Updates (version 2.13): Q&A with Angie Wilson

Angie Wilson, Daktronics Professional Services Manager, talks about Show Control updates and new performance-enhancing features you can expect in software update version 2.13. Angie provides insight into not only what is new in this update but also how it affects personnel operating a show.