Tag: schedule

Rules, Regulations, and Hours of Operation

Do you have to turn your display off at night? Is there a local/city ordinance requiring your display to be blank during certain hours of the day?  If so, we have the solution for you! You shouldn’t have to actually power down and turn off your display every single night. Instead, you can use the ...

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 ...

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 ...

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 ...

To Overwrite or Not to Overwrite? That Is the Question.

Does this look familiar?  Have you ever seen the Overwrite Messages Prompt before?  Go ahead and read it. Wow, that is a mouthful! It can also be a little bit intimidating and quite confusing if you aren’t sure exactly what it means. I know I myself had to read through it a few times when ...

Back to School! Sign Preparation 201

Welcome back to class, everyone! This week we will go over scheduling. You'll see why right before school starts, or even the very beginning of the school year is the best time to get as much content scheduled as possible. SCHEDULE AHEAD Right now you have a great opportunity to take advantage of any extra ...

Back to School! Sign Preparation 101

It’s that time of year again! Whether school has started or will start soon, we have some pointers for you. Now is a great time to make sure your display is running at 100%, to schedule as many things in advance as you can, and to use all the school-related content that Daktronics offers. We’ll go ...

I didn’t know I could do that! Part Two: Moving Schedules

Welcome to Part 2 of our series about little-known features in the Venus 1500 V4 software. This week, we'll be working in the Schedule tab, and we'll talk about what you can do in the Details View in Scheduled Mode.  You're gonna love this! The Schedule Tab in Venus 1500 V4 has quite a bit of flexibility. For ...

Get Ready for the New Year!

Our first few 2015 blog posts will help you effectively schedule content in Venus® 1500 software. You can schedule constantly changing messages to reach many different audiences and drive sales. Scheduling is a simple way to manipulate your content to play at different times of the day. Think of it like “drive time” in radio advertising. Your ...