Tag: scheduling

Playlist Properties: Active vs. Inactive

A couple months ago, we posted about the Redesigned Playlist Editor and provided instructions on how to use it.  Today, we are going to elaborate on a new feature in the redesigned Playlist Editor and explain how it will save you time! Active vs. Inactive Each time you set your Playlist properties, whether creating a ...

Take a Tour of the Venus® Control Suite Learning Center

Welcome to our tour of the Venus® Control Suite Learning Center! Today I will be your guide, so please follow along and pay attention, and don’t touch anything! All joking aside, today you will learn about the many benefits of visiting the Venus Control Suite Learning Center and how you can take full advantage of ...

Group Project: Scheduling and Publishing to Multiple Displays Simultaneously

Do you have more than one display? If so, have you ever thought that scheduling your messages out to them at the same time would be very helpful? Whether your displays are back-to-back, or in completely different locations, you can manage either one simultaneously. By "simultaneously," I mean that if you group your displays, you ...

1500 Subscriber Special!!!

Three years, 2 months, and 25 days ago, we started the Venus 1500 blog to help you get the most out of your Daktronics display. This will be our 143rd post overall, and each post provided you with tips and tricks for using your display, creating content, planning ad campaigns, showed you how to utilize shortcuts ...

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 ...

Custom Constraints & Dayparting

Hello, everybody! Today we are going to talk about playlists and how you can use the features within playlists to make your life easier when scheduling content!  We did previously post about some of these features when they were first released, but this time around we’re going to go much deeper into detail. Custom Constraints ...

Venus® 1500 Scheduling Tips Revisited

Venus® 1500 offers two different ways to schedule your content. We'll go over both ways and then help you prepare your content calendar for the new year!

Check Your Work, Part 2: How to Preview Content in the Venus 1500 Hub

Welcome to part two of our series about checking your work. Last time, we showed you how to check your content while in Content Studio. This week, we'll show you how to preview your content from the Venus 1500 Hub. Different Views of Content What is the Venus 1500 Hub? The Venus 1500 Hub is the central ...

Let’s Play! Venus Control Suite Playlists

Playlists are used to schedule your content for your display. This week, we’ll show you how to create different types of playlists, how to add files to playlists, and how to publish to your display. Enjoy! There are 3 steps when it comes to creating a playlist: Choosing what kind of playlist it will be, ...

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 ...