Category: Using Your System

Content Studio’s shrink text to fit feature

Daktronics recently released Show Control version 2.01 that includes a new feature that gives designers the control to shrink to fit RTD and text box elements. This feature is available for Show Control with DMP-8000 systems. In the past, setting up RTD bounding boxes in Content Studio was tricky especially when it came to long names. ...

Announcing the Launch of New Support Web Pages

We are pleased to announce the launch of new support web pages at Daktronics.com/Support. The updated site includes changes to navigation, streamlined menu options, a mobile friendly experience and more. When you visit the support homepage, you will now have the ability to search for resources on a specific product. If you are unsure what ...

FCC Spectrum Auction to Prohibit Unlicensed Wireless Devices in 600MHz Band

In accordance with a recent announcement by the FCC, the use of wireless microphones, personal monitoring systems and other unlicensed wireless devices in the 600 MHz Band will eventually be prohibited by law. The FCC spectrum auction will realign the use of public airwaves and include steep fines and penalties for those who fail to ...

How to edit rosters in DakStats Baseball

Your fans trust you to display data that is precise and accurate. This includes the player’s season and in-game stats.  Whether using GameDay download or manually entering rosters, your statistician should always confirm the stats and be ready to edit them if something needs attention. Avoid embarrassing mistakes and verify your data before your game.  ...

All Sport Consoles Tips for Baseball

As baseball season arrives in full swing, it's useful to familiarize yourself with the AT BAT, pitch count and time settings of your All Sport console. The steps below are sorted into three sections based on the model of All Sport console that you may have. Using this information will help you to smoothly run ...

Webpage Playback

Do you have a webpage with some great information you would like to get up on your display, but don't have the extra equipment needed to convert the signal to route into your system? Webpage Playback may be a solution for you. This new and exciting feature allows your DMP-8000 player to pull a web ...

Entering extra innings with the ‘Runner on 2nd’ rule

This baseball season, the Rookie Level Gulf Coast League and the Arizona League will need to support the 'Runner on 2nd' rule. Details about this rule can be found on mlb.com. In DakStats, the Special Plays tab that provides the operator the option to begin runners on 2nd base at the start of an inning. This functionality ...

2017 Men’s NIT Experimental Rules Changes

As you may know, the NCAA Playing Rules Oversight Panel has approved experimental for the 2017 Men's NIT postseason tournament. The rules include: Resetting team fouls to zero at the end of 10-minute segments of each half. Resetting the shot clock to 20 seconds instead of 30 seconds at times when the ball is inbounded ...

Introducing DakStats Lacrosse

Lacrosse has an extensive history dating back to the 1630’s. However, it wasn’t until this year that Lacrosse and Daktronics DakStats crossed paths. The Daktronics data team has been working diligently on learning the rules, about the field, and the hard hits for both Men’s and Women’s lacrosse. Once the software was developed, the team ...

What’s new for baseball in 2017?

The baseball software updates are available for the season.  Here are some of the updates for DakStats Baseball and DSTI: Show Lineup Scoring Decision When is this available? This was released on February 24, 2017. Who can use this? This feature can be used with DakStats Baseball / DSTI systems.  This includes high school to ...