How do I create a time, temp, date messages with Web Compositor in Venus Control Suite?


  • How do I create a time, temp, or date message in the Web Presentation for Venus Control Suite?
  • How can I make a Web Presentation that has the time, date and temperature?


  • Product Category: Software
  • Product:
  • Component: Web Compositor
  • Control System: Venus Control Suite Daktronics Hosted, Venus Control Suite Locally Hosted


  1. Login to Venus Control Suite at
  2. Click on Media in the Main Menu.
  3. Click on the down arrow next to Upload.
  4. Select New Web Presentation.
  5. Title the presentation and select the target display size, then click on Continue.
  6. Click on the Clock icon at the top of the presentation.
  7. Select the desired Field (Date, Time or Temperature).
  8. Select the desired Format.
  9. Click on Set.
    • To edit after selecting, click on the element, then select Set Data Field under Content in the Properties column.
  10. Format text from the Properties column under the Typography heading.
  11. Repeat steps 6-10 for any other desired Fields.
  12. Click the blue Save button when finished.
  13. Click Exit to return to the Media Library.
    • To edit an existing presentation, click on the thumbnail in the Media Library and click the Pencil icon in the Preview window.

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