How do I add transitions to a layout in Content Studio


  • How do I add transitions to a layout in Content Studio?
  • How do I make my layout fade in on my display?


  • Product Family: Software and Controllers
  • Product: Content Studio
  • Components: Venus Prime, Venus Pro Playlist, Content Studio
  • Control System: Venus Control Suite Local Hosted, Venus Control Daktronics Hosted, Venus 1500 V4, Show Control


There are multiple ways to add transitions in Content Studio.

Option 1:

  1. Launch Content Studio.
  2. Select the layout from the Layout Storyboard to which you want to add a transition effect.
  3. When in Content Studio click on the Layout tab on the ribbon and click the More button in the entry transitions group.
  4. Select a transition effect from the gallery.
  5. (Optional) Click the Transition Icon button to the left of the layout in the Layout Storyboard and select the Change duration button.

Option 2:

  1. Launch Content Studio.
  2. When in Daktronics Content Studio click on the Layout Storyboard Tab (Bottom left corner).
  3. Click hour glass shape icon on the left of the layout thumbnail.
  4. Choose a desired transition from the menu provided.


Option 3:

  1. Launch Content Studio.
  2. Select the Gold Star button from the Layout Storyboard  to select a transition to apply to all layouts.

KB ID: DD2076843

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