Tag: v4

Home Sweet Home Tab II: Alerts and the Progress Bar

Welcome home, everyone! Speaking of which, the Home Tab in Venus 1500 V4 is full of helpful tools and information. Last time, we went over the Online/Offline Status Indicator. This week we will go over Alerts. You'll learn what they mean, what to do about them, and how to utilize the little known, but often ...

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 ...

Happy Halloween–Content Just for You!

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 ...

Recent Windows 10 Update?

Were you using Windows 7 or 8 one day, only to find Windows 10 replaced it overnight? If Microsoft updated your operating system to Windows 10, and you weren’t using the latest Venus 1500 version, the software won’t work. Here’s how to fix this problem by updating to Venus 1500 V4.22. Follow the directions in ...

Make It Pop! The Sequel: All About Shadows

Two weeks ago we showed you how to use outlines on your text. Outlines make text stand out from the background and be more noticeable to those passing by. We also touched on shadows and how they can be used for similar results. . . . but shadows can be used for so much more! Shadows ...

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 ...

Gobble Up Some Tips for Thanksgiving!

With Thanksgiving just around the corner, we want to share some ideas with you about how to get the most out of your display over the long weekend. First, however, we need to let you know Daktronics holiday hours, so you can call us ahead of time if you have any questions or need help with anything. ...