Tag: time

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 ...

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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 ...

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 ...

Spring Ahead into Daylight Saving Time

It’s that time of year again. Next weekend you’ll sacrifice an hour of sleep in exchange for a few months of extra daylight. You will set your clocks ahead one hour forward because Daylight Saving Time officially starts at 2:00 a.m. local time on Sunday, March 12. A few places in the United States and Canada do not ...

Daylight Saving Time Impact on Your Display

Did you know that Daylight Saving Time is right around the corner? That’s right, even though there’s still snow on the ground, it’s never too early to prepare. As they say, “Time waits for no man!” Speaking of not waiting, a few of you may experience Daylight Saving Time on your display a little sooner than ...

Fall Back Out of Daylight Saving Time

It’s that time of year again. Next weekend, you’ll gain back an hour of sleep in exchange for a few months with less daylight. You will set your clocks behind one hour because Daylight Saving Time officially ends at 2:00 a.m. on Sunday. There are few places in the United States and Canada that do not ...

Look Forward to the End of Daylight Saving Time

Daylight Saving Time Last spring, we discovered that a small number of our customers experienced an issue with the start of Daylight Saving Time taking effect a week early in their Venus 1500 V4 software. Since becoming aware of the issue, we have taken measures to resolve it by rewriting the firmware for our display ...

Details, Details . . . It’s All In the Details . . . View!

Do you want your playlists to play in a specific order? We’ve briefly touched on Details View before in the following blogs: I didn’t know I could do that! Part Two: Moving Schedules Ring in the New Year with Venus 1500! Part II Check Your Work, Part 2: How to Preview Content in the Venus ...

Time, Temp and Date Reminder

We have written about time and temp content before and explained why it’s important to show that information on your display. Today we are going a little more in-depth with some tips and reminders to help make sure you successfully create and run time, temp and date messages. Placeholders You may have noticed that when ...

More New Features in the Web Editor

Back in May, we provided you with a review of the Web Editor and a walkthrough of its newest features. Today, we will again walk you through the latest updates in the web editor in the 2nd part of what will be an ongoing series keeping you informed whenever we release new features. Video You ...