Tag: message

Home Sweet Home Tab III: Scheduled Playlists and Running/Stored Presentations

Welcome to our third overall and second-to-last post about the Venus 1500 V4 Home Tab! We previously went over the Online/Offline Status Indicator, as well as Alerts and the Progress Bar. This time around, we will cover Running Presentations, Stored Presentations, and Scheduled Playlists. As you already know if you read the first two posts in this ...

Opt-In to the Redesigned Playlist Editor!

You may have noticed a new banner message in your Playlist tab recently. There’s a good reason for that. We updated  how you create playlists! These updates are based on customer feedback and overall user experience. That’s a fancy way of saying that we updated the software to make it friendlier and easier for you! ...

Free Memorial Day Content!

Free Memorial Day Content Our digital artists created this free piece to help you promote Memorial Day! Click here to request your free content. Not sure what size your display is?  Click here to find out! Memorial Day is almost here! Our digital artists created this free piece to help you promote it. A federal ...

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 ...

Fall Back Out of Daylight Saving Time

It’s that time of year again. Next weekend, you’ll gain back an hour of sleep in exchange for a few months with less daylight. You will set your clocks behind one hour because Daylight Saving Time officially ends at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday. There are few places in the United States and Canada that do not ...

Line Spacing: The Final Frontier

Have you ever wanted to move lines of text in a message closer together or farther apart? Have you ever wished you could squeeze your entire message into one slide or layout but couldn’t because there was too much space between lines of text? Trainer Tip: We don’t recommend trying to squeeze multiple lines of ...

In Case of Emergency

With Venus Control Suite you can schedule a message that will interrupt all of your other playlists / messages and override your schedule. This option is available for times when you absolutely need people to see a certain, specific message. A few examples of these situations are extreme weather emergencies like tornadoes, hurricanes, blizzards, and floods. ...

Check Your Work, Part 3: How to Preview Content on Your Display

Welcome to the final part of our series about checking your work. If you haven’t read the first two entries yet, we recommend taking a look before going any further: Check Your Work, Part 1: How to Preview Content in Content Studio Check Your Work, Part 2: How to Preview Content in The Venus 1500 Hub ...

Make It Pop! The Final Chapter: The Power of Grayscale!

Over the last few weeks we've been sharing tips with you about how to make your display messages pop. We’ve talked about using outlines, shadows, and even outlines and shadows together! We also mentioned the importance of adding depth and contrast to your messages. While most of us understand what depth is (think 3-D!), the concept ...

Ring in the New Year with Venus 1500! Part III

February is upon us, and Pro Football’s biggest game is nearly here. What a great opportunity to put some brand-new, eye-catching content on your display! Most people will be out and about buying food, beverages, décor, and all kinds of other goods in preparation for viewing parties all across the country! Whether people are interested ...