How do I remove or replace the DMP from a GS6 display?


  • How do I remove the DMP from a GS6 display?
  • How do I configure a replacement DMP in a GS6 display?
  • What are the steps for replacing the DMP?


  • Product Family: Message Displays
  • Product: GS6, GC6
  • Components: DMP-8050, DMP-5050
  • Control System: Venus Control Suite


  1. Remove the modules in front of the controller. Note: Do not allow the modules to hang by their cables.
  2. Disconnect the cables at the bottom of the controller.
  3. Loosen the screw securing the controller and bracket to the back of the display.
  4. Carefully lift the controller up and out of the display.
  5. Insert the new controller and tighten the screw.
  6. Reattach the cables to the bottom of the controller using the label as a guide.      
  7. Verify that the new controller shows "Online" in Venus Control Suite (VCS), contact Daktronics for assistance if needed.    

KB ID: DD3619289

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