Digital Signage Tutorials

Digital signage tutorials are educational resources that provide step-by-step instructions and guidance on how to use digital signage systems and software. There are video demonstrations, written guides, or interactive walkthroughs that can be used for these tutorials. They cover a wide range of topics, such as setting up and configuring digital signage, creating and scheduling content, integrating with other systems, and troubleshooting common issues.

Digital signage tutorials are helpful for users who are new to digital signage, as they provide a clear and concise overview of the basics. For experienced users who want to learn more advanced techniques or troubleshoot specific problems, tutorials are useful, too.

You will here find tutorials for creating different types of tickers using HTML and responsive content, for connecting media players with our CMS, for building playlists, set triggers, and for many other tasks.

Set Digital Signage Trigger in SmilControl-CMS

Set Digital Signage Trigger in SmilControl-CMS
If your digital signage requirement profile involves more than just playing media content in a loop, you will start to look at triggers. In this tutorial, you will learn how to skillfully integrate triggers into your digital signage playlist using simple case studies.

Do-it-Yourself Digital Signage with Android

Do-it-Yourself Digital Signage with Android
When we mention digital signage for Android, we usually mean a digital signage player. In this article, you will learn how to make an automated, well-secured media player out of almost every Android version 7.

Running Texts with SMIL & Co

Time square with display and running texts

This article shows you more news ticker techniques for Digital Signage. You will see a realization in pure SVG with SMIL. We also dig out an old buddy …

HTML5 Canvas Running Text

a Canvas

An HTML5 canvas is a defined area in which you can draw. This article shows an interesting alternative for digital signage news tickers.Learn the pro's and con's …

CSS Running Texts

CSS Running Texts

Newsticker as horizontal ticker are often requested functionalities in the digital signage routine. Learn the technical basics for CSS ticker text without Javascript animations using a simple example.

Channels with SVG and Feeds

A channel image

This HowTo describes how a SmilControl reseller can create channels from RSS feed and SVG templates. You will also discover various technical basics: SVG, template engine, RSS …


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