Tag: Venus 1500 control software

Text Size: Viewing Distance and Moving Audience

VIEWING DISTANCE Think about the viewing distance as you create messages in Venus® 1500 software. Using the right size font will result in much more effective messages. Here are some simple rules (keep in mind, 360 feet is a city block): For text to be visible from 150 feet, letters must be at least 4 ...

Use This Calculator to Discover Font Size

You want customers to read the messages on your display. Remember, they only have about 3 to 6 seconds to do it. That means you need to know your font size when it appears on the display. Now there’s a simple way to find out. The Daktronics software team just uploaded a Font Size Calculator ...

Software Help Is a Keystroke Away

Use your web browser and go to http://www.daktronics.com/venus1500support to find all kinds of cool stuff! Venus® 1500 software download and updates (updates are free) A search field for our Knowledge Base Our FAQs – your question may already be answered Venus 1500 guides and manuals How-to videos Coming soon! The Font Size Calculator will tell ...

Easy-to-Read Messages

In addition to font choice (covered in our previous post), the following tips will make your text messages easy to read: Place a black outline around the text on a color background  (see Figure 1). Angle a drop shadow for optimum contrast with the background  (see Figure 2). Apply these techniques to corporate-approved and product-specific ...

Knowledge Is Power

Learn how to use your software! Seminar software training Have you received an email from your sign company or Daktronics regarding a web seminar? That is your invitation to register for a  software training. A class may have up to fourteen Venus 1500 users, along with the trainer. Here is some important information about your ...

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Free Software Training for Sign Companies Via Web Seminar

Familiarity with Venus® 1500 software builds your confidence for a customer demo. Increase your control software knowledge by taking advantage of the web seminars we offer. Daktronics is offering sign companies free Venus 1500 control software training on: • Wednesday, February 12 at 2 p.m. Central time • Friday, February 14 at 9 a.m. Central ...

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Software Help for Your Customers

Do you have new customers asking questions about Venus® 1500 software? Our software support web page takes a burden off your shoulders. Share this link with them for the software support they need: http://www.daktronics.com/venus1500support The Venus 1500 Software Support page contains all this and more: Venus 1500 to download Solutions to common issues Registration support ...