How do I update my DSTI?


  • How do I update my DSTI?


  • Product Family: Sport Software and Interfaces
  • Product: DSTI- Daktronics Scoring and Timing Interface
  • Components: DakStats or Stat Crew sport software interface
  • Control System:
stopsign.jpgThe steps outlined, if performed incorrectly, may result in equipment failure. Do not attempt these steps without proper training and understanding of product operation. Consult a Daktronics support technician if you need assistance.

 Update Procedure

  1.    Locate computer(s) where the DSTI will be updated.
      • Traditionally this will be on the DSTI-P and DSTI-B machines.
    1. Close down any open DSTI applications.
    2. Click on the installer: Dakfiles | Sports Products | DSTI
    3. Follow the onscreen instructions to Install DSTI.
    4. Go to Start > All Programs > Daktronics > DSTI > DSTI to open DSTI.
    5. Confirm new version.  See the Help menu> About for current version of the software.
  2. Repeat the above steps on the Backup DSTI.
  3. No annual license is needed for DSTI. 

Backup Procedure

If using triggers (data automation), follow the steps below to collect the trigger files.

  1. Navigate to C:\Program Files (x86)\Daktronics\Common\Triggering
    1. Grab all files in the folder for submittal/ external backup.
    2. Save a local copy to C:\Tools.

Additional Resources

​The above article outlines how to implement an enhanced feature. If you want assistance with adding new elements to your show, visit our Professional Services Site to submit your contact information.

KB ID: DD3816680

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