Using the Timeline Part 3

Rearranging Objects in the Timeline This is a third post in our Using the Timeline series. If you missed the previous Timeline posts, view them on our Venus 1500 blog site. TIP: REARRANGING OBJECTS IN THE TIMELINE In the Venus® 1500 software Timeline, objects are listed in the same order they are layered on the ...

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Win an Apple iPad®

Enter the Sign Design Contest for the chance to win an Apple iPad® at the Sales Expo. Deadline is August 31. If you plan to attend the 2014 Sales Expo, send us a design you’ve created featuring a Daktronics product in the last year. Include a photo of the installed sign. The top three submissions ...

Using the Timeline Part 2

Tips Resizing and Identifying Content If you missed our previous post, you might want to read it before moving on to this week’s information. View Creating a presentation using Timeline. If you don’t see the Timeline in your Content Studio to enable Timeline View, follow the simple instructions in “How do I view/disable/enable Timeline in Content ...

Remote Diagnostics and Digital Billboard Reliability

We know that regular medical checkups help prevent health problems. This is true for digital billboards, too. The best way to maintain a digital display’s health is to keep a finger on its pulse. In the best scenario, your digital billboard manufacturer will take care of this for you – no appointment needed! Our diagnostic ...

Save Money with Technical Training

According to our records, 60% of our returned parts have no issues whatsoever. Could your staff benefit from digital display hands-on training? Training saves your company time and money when your technicians learn to diagnose on-site problems better. Daktronics offers our sign companies product technical training. Two more are scheduled for this summer: July 29 ...

Using the Content Studio Timeline Part 1

Creating a presentation using the Timeline When you first install Venus 1500 v 4, Content Studio is in basic user mode. At the bottom of the Content Editor, you will see the Layout Storyboard with a thumbnail of each layout and its hold duration. But once you’re more confident and want to be a bit ...

LED Display Animates the Façade of Samsung’s Flagship Store

Customized animations and dynamic lighting effects cover the exterior of Samsung’s flagship store in Shanghai, China. The 59-foot by 26-foot LED display brings the building to life and accentuates its design. See this video to experience the excitement of LED technology. "Nanjing Road Pedestrian Street's charm was enhanced by the creative façade and dynamic lighting experience of ...

Customer Service and Lightning: a True Story

Randy Poche, president of Superior Office Products in Baton Rouge, Louisiana, installed an outdoor digital display from a vendor other than Daktronics in 2006. It needed constant maintenance. Then, one day, lightning struck it. For his next display, Poche chose Daktronics. “I spent some time researching my options and checking out the Daktronics website,” says ...

Digital Screens Transform OOH Mall Space into Destinations

Yes, more people shop online every day. But shopping centers still appeal to customers who savor the buying experience. LED digital signage in malls help immerse these shoppers into a dynamic ambience that keeps them coming back. An increasing variety of interior and exterior LED solution converts a shopping center into an entertainment destination. A ...

Cash for Your Photos

This photo just won first place and $100 in our quarterly photo contest. Congratulations to Joe Kesterson of Claude Neon Federal Signs Inc., Tulsa, Oklahoma. Find Reeders Gas Station on our Photo Gallery to show a prospective customer interested in Fuelight™ digit displays. Enter your own photos in our contest: Email your commercial photos to ...