Tag: picture

Create Scrolling Images in Content Studio!

Do you have an image that’s too large for your display, and cropping and resizing the image just isn’t an option?  If so, you can use Content Studio to scroll the image across your screen so everyone can see it! This works by adding the graphic to multiple layouts and then using the transitional effects ...

Celebrate Graduation with Creative Graphics!

Can you believe it’s April already? Time has really been flying by this year, and before you know it, school will be out and graduation days  will be upon us. With this in mind, it may be a good idea to start thinking ahead and planning on how to make this rite of passage as ...

Back to Basics: Enable the Timeline

Welcome back, everyone! Today we are going to show you how to enable the Content Studio Timeline and explain why you might find it helpful. As you all know, Content Studio is where you create messages for your display within Venus 1500 V4 software. You can access Content Studio by going to the Content Tab ...

Have a Spooktacular Halloween-On us!

Halloween is right around the corner, and we want it to be a fun and successful day for you! You may have received a treat in your email from Daktronics recently: a Halloween template for your display to help make your business stand out. Our new template is so versatile that you can use it ...

Create and Schedule on the Go!!

This week we are going to show you something that will make your life so much easier! I know that’s a pretty big promise, but just hear me out! One of the best new features in Venus Control Suite is the Web Compositor. Also known as the Web Editor, this tool allows you to create ...

Layouts Within Layouts: How to use the Paging Feature

Hey you! Yeah, you! Have you ever wondered what that paging button in Content Studio was? Or, have you ever wondered if you could play multiple ads in the same layout with a static message next to those ads? If you said, "Yes," to either of these questions, then you really hit the jackpot today because we’re going to ...

Importing a Video/Animation as a Still

This week we'll show you how to choose a video/animation frame and import it as an image into your layout. You might be asking yourself, “Why would I ever want to do such a thing?” Don’t worry, I will explain why someday you might want to do this! Let’s say that you have an animation or ...