Tag: Help

Home Sweet Home Tab II: Alerts and the Progress Bar

Welcome home, everyone! Speaking of which, the Home Tab in Venus 1500 V4 is full of helpful tools and information. Last time, we went over the Online/Offline Status Indicator. This week we will go over Alerts. You'll learn what they mean, what to do about them, and how to utilize the little known, but often ...

When to Use Mobile Use

One of the best features, if not THE best feature, in Venus Control Suite is that you can use it from any internet-enabled device, even your tablet or mobile phone! Easy Mobile Access:  With Venus Control Suite, you can upload files and make schedule changes for your display, all from your smart phone. By saving ...

Find Help Fast! Using the About Tab

Ever heard of a Push Menu before? I hadn’t either, until I first started using Venus® Control Suite!  A Push Menu is a hidden menu that slides out from either the left or right side of a website. You can push the otherwise hidden menu open by clicking on a menu icon. In this case, ...

Making Marvelous Monochrome Content

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Monochrome displays are capable of producing a variety of shades in a single color. The two ...

Monochrome Miniguide

This week, we will focus on a topic that has been a long time coming. For those of you who have monochrome displays, today is your lucky day! We have put together a best practices guide just for you. Today’s blog will cover the best practices of content creation for monochrome displays. We'll also include some ...

Bonus Blog: Special Back-to-School Edition

Back to School time is busy for everyone, and as you know, a lot of schools are firing their displays back up after being shut down all summer. This can be a very stressful time for anyone involved, and we just want to make things a little easier for you! We have tons of online resources ...

The Start of a New School Year Is Right Around the Corner! Be Ready!!

Back to School time is  busy for everyone, and as you know, a lot of schools are firing their displays back up after being shut down all summer. This can be a very stressful time for anyone involved, and we just want to make things a little easier for you! We have tons of online resources ...

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 ...

Is Your Display Experiencing Issues with Time and Scheduling?

Daylight Savings Time may have come early to your display this year. If you have experienced time or scheduling issues this week, we have a simple workaround for you. Step 1:  Disable the Daylight Saving Time option. In Venus 1500 V4, click on Orange “V” application menu. Click on Configure>Displays. Select correct display that needs to be ...

All About Venus Control Suite, Part 1

Welcome to the Venus Control Suite blog! This blog is brought to you by the Software Training Group at Daktronics.  Some of you may already know us from a training, talking with us over the phone or email, or maybe you’ve even been a subscriber to our Venus 1500 Blog. We want to introduce ourselves ...