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Add Style to Your Basketball Data With Media RTD

Many teams use media RTD to display team logos and player graphics. What else can you do with it?

How to Create Loopable, Tiled and Seamless Content for Ribbon Displays

Ribbon Displays are the long, narrow displays that are commonly found along the seating fascia within the bowl of your stadium or arena.  The ribbon displays can be used to: Synchronize crowd prompts to get people cheering around the stadium. Provide a moment of exclusivity to sponsors by highlighting ads on multiple displays at one ...

Content Studio’s shrink text to fit feature

Daktronics recently released Show Control version 2.01 that includes a new feature that gives designers the control to shrink to fit RTD and text box elements. This feature is available for Show Control with DMP-8000 systems. In the past, setting up RTD bounding boxes in Content Studio was tricky especially when it came to long names. ...

Hey…you

We all have one…I’m talking about a name. Something that identifies us as individuals so we don’t have to call each other by “hey you”. Some names are common (no offense to the John’s and Jane’s out there) while others may stand out as unique and memorable. Then there’s the spelling… it’s not uncommon to ...

Video standards around the world

When it comes to international control systems, every system is different. Different countries play different sports with different sets of rules, have different video resolutions, and use different power connectors and voltages. All of these present unique challenges that Daktronics works with every day. For example, in North America, NTSC color encoding is the standard ...

Understanding which All Sport Code to use

Depending on the type of the display, whether it’s fixed digit or LED, determines the All Sport Code used for the distribution of RTD data to be displayed. Depending on model of display and All Sport model there will be specific driver within the fixed digit display. It is important to understand your display type ...

Make professional looking basketball data content with the Content Studio’s alignment tool

In basketball, many fans are interested in player foul point information for the individuals playing on the court. When making presentations to display columns of data, it is important to make sure everything is aligned and easy to read. Here is a tip for making professional looking data presentations that your basketball fans will enjoy. ...

See more with the monitor wall

When there is a big moment, you want to feel confident that you are playing the desired content out to all your displays. What if you can’t see all of your displays to be sure your content matches up with the big play or sponsorship requirements? Display Studio’s monitor wall allows users to view what ...

Is your team ready for Basketball?

The countdown to the first basketball game has begun, and players are practicing for the season. But what about your control room staff? Will your operators be ready for the first game? We want your All Sport and display operators to have skills and knowledge for the season ahead. Now is your opportunity to go beyond the ...

Getting creative with color

Adding custom elements such as a unique fonts or Color RTD to a baseball statistical graphic is a creative way to enhance your show, and adding these elements can be easy. Color RTD works in conjunction with DSTI and Show Control. In order to use the Color RTD feature in Content Studio, you first need ...