Category: Venus Control Suite

More New Features in the Web Editor

Back in May, we provided you with a review of the Web Editor and a walkthrough of its newest features. Today, we will again walk you through the latest updates in the web editor in the 2nd part of what will be an ongoing series keeping you informed whenever we release new features. Video You ...

Size Does Matter: Content Creation & Display Dimensions

What are my display dimensions? What are the pixel measurements of my display?  What size should I create my content?  These are all common questions we hear quite often regarding content creation for LED displays. Content Requirements If you have already or ever plan to create content outside of Venus Control Suite, then you should ...

PC vs. Mobile: The Many Different Views of Venus Control Suite

As you know, users can access Venus Control Suite from any internet-enabled computer, tablet, or mobile phone with an up-to-date web browser. Because of this, Venus Control Suite must sometimes change its layout to fit on differently sized screens. Think about it this way. Let’s say you are on your mobile phone, and you want ...

Media Library Walkthrough

Over the last several months, we have shown you many of the different features of Venus Control Suite, provided you with information regarding the latest software updates, and talked about the many benefits of using Venus to operate your display(s). Today, however, we are going to give you a more in-depth look into something that ...

New Features in the Web Editor

A couple of months ago, we introduced you to the Web Editor and showed you how to create and schedule on the go. Since then, we've added new features to the Web Editor, and this week we are going to show you what they are. First, though, let’s do some review. What is the Web Editor? ...

Venus Control Suite and Content Studio Fonts Update

We made a few changes to our fonts for Venus Control Suite. Many of you asked that we add the Daktronics Venus fonts to the Venus Control Suite Web Editor. The Daktronics Venus fonts are great when you want a smaller font that will still appear sharp and easy to read. You asked, and we listened! ...

Let’s Play! Venus Control Suite Playlists

Playlists are used to schedule your content for your display. This week, we’ll show you how to create different types of playlists, how to add files to playlists, and how to publish to your display. Enjoy! There are 3 steps when it comes to creating a playlist: Choosing what kind of playlist it will be, ...

Venus Control Suite Makes Finding Help Easy

Are you new to Venus Control Suite? Trick question! We all are! Whether you’re a software genius or just learning how to use a computer, we all can use a little help sometimes. It’s a good thing for us that it’s so easy to find in Venus Control Suite. User Menu The User Menu is ...

Venus Control Suite Content, Just for You!

Free Content for Your Message Display Did you know that Daktronics offers a FREE, downloadable media kit for display owners? It’s true! We offer nearly 400 pieces of content consisting of animations and stills that observe all sign code stipulations and are compatible for nearly every sign size in our GS6 and GC6 models. We also offer a limited ...

Create and Schedule on the Go!!

This week we are going to show you something that will make your life so much easier! I know that’s a pretty big promise, but just hear me out! One of the best new features in Venus Control Suite is the Web Compositor. Also known as the Web Editor, this tool allows you to create ...