Tag: Content Studio

It’s the Final Countdown!!!

If you’re like me, you probably know there are only X number of shopping days until Christmas! It’s on TV, the radio, and believe it or not, a lot of department stores already have their Christmas decorations out. This got me thinking about countdowns and how you all could use them for promotions in your ad ...

Change your mind? Don’t worry about it!

After last week’s novel, I decided to write something a little shorter. This week, we'll talk about a very specific issue, but one that could potentially happen to all of you. The best part about this post is that it will be short, sweet, and straight to the point! Have you ever changed your mind, ...

Organization Is Key: How to Create, Use, and Manage Folders

It’s easy to lose or misplace something. How many times have you been running a little behind in the morning before work and forgot something at home? Worse yet, have you ever forgotten where you put your keys? That definitely makes the morning more interesting! I don’t know how many times I’ve had to retrace ...

How to Get Noticed: Optimize Your Display!

We all strive to be noticed, to stand out, to get the attention of others. Whether we drive a fancy car, wear a shiny watch, or dress real snazzy, we do it to be appealing to other people and to some extent, ourselves. We should feel the same way about our displays and make every effort ...

Record Attendance at the Daktronics 2015 Sales Expo

This year, Daktronics hosted more than 100 attendees from more than 44 sign companies. We’re excited that people arrived from as far away as Anchorage, Alaska, (3,125 miles), Jacksonville, Florida, (1,564), Westfield, Massachusetts (1,507), and St.John's, Newfoundland (3,143). View what attendee Elliot Hord, St. Joe Sign, St. Joseph, Missouri,has to say about the Sales Expo. Some ...

Why and How to Update Your Venus® 1500 V4 Software to the Latest Version

Have you ever received an error message or alert? Have you ever experienced a button not working when you click on it? Have you ever not been able to publish content to your display? If you answered, "yes" to any of these questions, then the first thing you should do is update your Venus 1500 V4 ...

Contact A Trainer

Welcome to the Venus 1500 Blog!  Whether you just started reading our blog recently, or you’re a long-time reader, you have probably heard about our Contact A Trainer page. We often refer to it and link to it in our posts, and while I’m sure it has proven helpful to most of you, some readers may ...

How to Add Team Fonts and Colors to Content Studio

The Show Control System supports True Type fonts. Daktronics loads a pre-selected set on each system. The Daktronics Show Control System Media File Recommendations document contains a list of those fonts for your reference. If your team’s font is not on the list, the Content Studio allows you to conform to your team’s brand by ...

Back to School! Sign Preparation 301

Welcome to the final class of the Back to School Preparation semester. This will be the last time we meet to discuss sign preparation for the upcoming school year. For most of you, I’m sure school is already off to a great start, but I bet Daktronics can make it even better! This week, we’ll show ...

Back to School! Sign Preparation 101

It’s that time of year again! Whether school has started or will start soon, we have some pointers for you. Now is a great time to make sure your display is running at 100%, to schedule as many things in advance as you can, and to use all the school-related content that Daktronics offers. We’ll go ...