Vanguard® v4 Software Packages Comparison

Compare Vanguard v4 Standard to Professional.


Diagnostics TestYesYes
Reset DisplayYesYes
Clear MemoryYesYes
View Temperatures Yes
Critical Temperature Yes
Fan Test Yes
Maintenance Heaters Yes
Event ActivationsYesYes
Message Library Yes
Run Message Yes
Send Message Yes
Delete Message Yes
View Font TableYesYes
Send FontYesYes
Get FontYesYes
Test PatternsYesYes
Display event log Yes
Configure event log Yes
Clear event log Yes
CHAP Secret Yes
Display StatusYesYes
True Display MonitorYesYes
Short Error StatusYesYes
Pixel TestYesYes
Pixel Error Threshold Yes
Display Time Yes
Callback Configuration Yes
NTCIP Conformance Groups Yes
Climate Control Status Yes
light Sensor Status Yes
Humidity Status Yes
Power Status Yes
Font Table Yes
Graphics Support Yes
List View Yes
Map View Yes
GPS Positioning Yes
User Security Yes
Hover Monitor Yes
Display Groups Yes
Task Progress Yes
Display Monitor Yes
Side by Side View Yes
Polling Yes
Scenarios Yes
Email Updates Yes
Quick MessageYesYes
Play Message Yes
Play Schedule Yes
Blank Sign Yes

Message Creation

Character Matrix Yes
Line Matrix Yes
Full Matrix Yes
Color Support Yes
High Color Support Yes
Bitmap Fonts Yes
Preview Yes
Page Times Yes
Multiple Pages Yes
Flashing Yes
Beacons Yes
Priority Yes
Justification Yes
Line Spacing Yes
Undo/Redo Yes
Spell Check Yes
Character Map Yes
Real Time Fields Yes
Character Spacing Yes
Message Libraries Yes
Message Naming Yes
True Type Fonts Yes
Shapes Yes
Clip Art Images Yes
Insert Images Yes
Text Boxes Yes
Layers Yes
Shadow Text Yes
Anti Aliasing Yes
Drawing Tools Yes
NTCIP 1203 v2 Graphics Yes
Daktronics Custom Graphics Support Yes

Schedule Creation

Schedule Libraries Yes
Schedule Naming Yes
Day Plan Support Yes
Week View Yes
Month View Yes
Year View Yes
Auto Stop Message Yes
Weekly Recurrence Yes
Yearly Recurrence Yes
Thumbnail Message Preview Yes


Display TypesYesYes
NTCIP ProfilesYesYes
Display Groups Yes
Messaging DefaultsYesYes
Prohibited WordsYesYes
Password Settings Yes

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