Tag: Venus 1500

How do I put my Venus 1500 software on a new computer?

If you are using Venus 1500 to control your Daktronics display and you need to switch to a new computer, this article is for you!

Why does my SCHEDULE tab look different in Venus 1500?

Does your recently updated Venus 1500 look or function differently than expected?


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Fall Back! Daylight Saving Time Ends November 4, 2018

Get ready to turn your clocks back one hour. Daylight Saving Time changes to Standard Time on Sunday at 2 a.m.

Displaying Current Weather on Your Galaxy Display

I once heard someone say that if the temperature was less than her age, she was not leaving the house. Here in South Dakota, we are closing in on some of those type of days faster than most of us want. But this topic brings to mind displaying the temperature on your Daktronics display.  Displaying ...

Keeping Tabs on Your Tabs: The Content Tab (Venus 1500 Hub)

Welcome back to the blog, everyone! We posted about the Home Tab in the Venus 1500 Hub last year (see below).  Today, we will begin a new series that focuses on the other tabs in the Venus 1500 Hub, as well as all the tabs in Content Studio. This series will teach you about all ...

Using the Paging Feature Revisited

Last year we posted a series of blogs that revisited some of our most viewed articles. This year, we are going to start off 2018 with a similar post, and it's all about paging.  But before you get back into paging, be sure to check out previous posts from the “Revisited” series first! Planning Your ...

That’s the Holiday Spirit!

Last month, we posted about using your display to give thanks and spread goodwill throughout your community. It's also good to tie into your city’s calendar for specials, local tournaments, meets and events. To keep the spirit of Christmas going this week, we want to share some ideas with you. We’ll talk about using your ...

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 ...

Updating a Customer’s Control Software

Wisconsin Sign Company SignArt Co., Inc. Eau Claire, Wisconsin, recently had a quick serve restaurant franchisee request a control software update for their LED sign. With support from Daktronics, the sign company rose to the occasion to make their customer very happy. In response to update requests like this, Daktronics developed a solution that converts ...