Tag: scrolling text

Why Are There 2 Content Editors?

Did you know that Venus® Control Suite offers you 2 different Content Editors to create your messages in? How cool is that?!  I’m sure a lot of you did already know that, but do you know all the differences between the 2 Content Editors?  If not, keep reading to find out and learn more! What ...

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 ...

I didn’t know I could do that! Part One: Scrolling Characters

Guess what?! Today is your lucky day! We’re going to show you something that you probably didn’t know you could do in Venus 1500 V4!  This will be the first part in a series about these relatively unknown features of the Venus 1500 V4 software. Did you know that you can Scroll Characters? Using characters from ...

We’re Dedicated to You/Scrolling Tips

We Want to Help You This week is Customer Service Week, a time for companies across the country to recognize their customer service representatives for their amazing contributions. Here at Daktronics we are celebrating our fantastic customer service teams with a week full of food, games, and team-building activities. But more than that, this is ...

How Long Should Hold Time Be?

You’ve created content using Venus® 1500 control software. Now you need to decide how long your content’s hold time should be. The rule of thumb is to set the hold time for at least 2 to 3 seconds. You want to give customers time to see it, and then turn into your parking lot. We’re ...