Tag: Venus 1500 control software

Daktronics New Products Replace Previous Series

Daktronics has been transitioning to the newest generation of Galaxy® GS6 with Venus® Control Suite for many months now. We’re winding down the previous generation Galaxy 3500/3550, GalaxyPro GP4 and Venus 1500: GalaxyPro GP4 no longer available for quote Galaxy 3500/3550 with Venus 1500 last day to quote: April 29, 2016 Galaxy 3500/3550 with Venus ...

Choose the Best Background 3

Welcome to week 3 in our series about Choosing the Best Backgrounds using Venus® 1500 v4 software. If you missed our previous posts, view “Choosing the Best Backgrounds 1” and “Choosing the Best Backgrounds 2.” This week, we'll take a look at using Custom Colors. Using custom colors gives you A LOT more options when it comes to ...

Plan Ahead! One-Day Workshop in April

Daktronics offers professional Venus® 1500 software training for our customers in a variety of methods. Operators who attend our workshops will learn how to create, program, and schedule display content. However, if you prefer a more “hands on” type training, then our One-Day Workshop is perfect for you! Quarterly One-Day Workshop April 23, 2015 Location: ...

March Daylight Saving Time. Can You Support Your Customers?

Daylight Saving Time, or DST, is the period of the year when we move our clocks one hour ahead. In the United States, this has the effect of creating more sunlit hours in the evening during months when the weather is the warmest. For 2015, this is going to happen March 8 at 2 a.m. ...

Venus® 1500 Scheduling Tips, Part 1: Playlist Features

In our previous article Get Ready for the New Year! we told you our next posts will cover how to effectively schedule content in Venus® 1500 software. We hope you read that article and switched to Scheduled Mode, because the time has come to learn about the many features and benefits of doing so! A ...

Venus 1500 Support During the Holidays

Happy Holidays from Daktronics! (Click the title to see holiday hours.) Did you know that Daktronics has several online resources you can utilize at any time, even during non-business hours, weekends, and holidays? Continue reading to find out more! You can submit a request for help at our Contact A Trainer site if you have ...

Cropping Video Duration

You can use the Venus® 1500 Timeline to extend the length of a seamless video. But if the video has artifacts or transitions at the beginning or end, you’ll want to crop those first for a smooth, continuous playback. Double click, or click, drag, and drop, the desired video from the Media Library or from ...

PLACING TEXT OVER GRAPHICS

Use Venus® 1500 control software to add your own text over a graphic. With the holiday season upon us, use your display to keep your customers informed about store hours and special events. To sort for holiday videos: Select the Videos tab in the Media Library. Click the drop down next to Daktronics library. Click ...

Foreign Language Support Requirements (World Type)

Are you interested in using Venus 1500 control software to create messages in languages other than English? Last week, we showed you how to do this if you only occasionally need this feature. If you use world text more often, this article is for you. Our software training team offers you some great tips below. ...

Use This Free Software Training Tool

It’s good for your business when customers run great-looking content. If you have any customers whose content could look better, tell them about our new Venus® 1500 blog. It will not only improve the quality of their messages, but also take some of the pressure off you to answer software questions operators might have. Our ...