Tag: How to Optimize/Maintain your System

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Do you know how your system backs up content?

Creating a backup of your DMP is a critical step when preparing for the unexpected. An extra copy of your configuration and content will help you return your system back to working order in the event of a computer repair or replacement. Read on to learn how your Show Control / DMP-8000 system is designed ...

Show Control’s Volume Control Widget Updated!

A recent update to Show Control has included easy to use and intuitive enhancements to the volume widget.

Create Big Moments with Triggers

Daktronics understands the need to have moments driven from a one button click and starting that content in sync.

Forced Perspective brings new depth to creative content

With audiences today having higher entertainment expectations than any previous generation, providing innovative and engaging content on your digital display is more important than ever before. But thinking of new and unique ways to use your display is not always easy, not to mention the technical difficulty that can come along with implementing a new ...

2017 Spring season preparation – display checks

Spring is coming! It is time to dust off the winter and get ready for some warm weather sports. Our service team at Daktronics would like to share recommendations to help you assess the condition of your displays. These recommendations will help you identify potential concerns so they may be reported right away. If you ...

Updating baseball stats licenses for 2017

With baseball season quickly approaching, it’s time to start preparing for this stat-heavy sport. Are you game-day ready? As many of the baseball stats software have yearly license renewals, it can be a timely process making sure that all stats are updated and ready to go for season play. Stay ahead of the game by ...

Daktronics MySupport unveils user friendly upgrades

Daktronics services is excited to announce the following new features are now available in your MySupport account! Receive Notifications Receive email and/or text notification when a new note is entered on your service case. You can set your notification preferences under My Account and then Notification Preferences. If you opt to receive text notifications, ensure ...

Layering graphics and animations over live video

Have you ever wanted to layer graphics or animations over a live video feed or other graphics? Specific versions of DMP-8000 have this functionality! Whether you are looking to have a baseball fly across a ribbon board to wipe off the in-game look and reveal an exciting HOME RUN animation or if you just want ...

Got nits?

Are you using the correct terminology when discussing your display(s)? There are a lot of terms people use when talking about and comparing video displays. One term you will see on display specifications is the nit. The nit is an important term for outdoor display operators to know due to potential zoning regulations in your ...

Do you have construction planned for 2017?

If construction is in your future, you will want to protect your existing LED display(s) from the dust and debris. When planning to cover a display, it is important to remember that Daktronics products, like all electronics, are sensitive to electrostatic discharge (ESD). By their nature, LEDs are especially sensitive to ESD. The mechanical parts ...