Released March 2, 2020

This release includes fixes related to automatic refresh of imported display setups and display masks.

Earlier in 6.6: Major version update of NewTek NDI® (4.5), significant improvements in audio latency and playback, fixes, plus key enhancements for working with real-time tracking.

Award-winning WATCHOUT multi-display production and playback software orchestrates still images, animations, graphics, video, sound and live feeds into a single impressive show across multiple display areas, edge-blended or in any array.

A WATCHOUT rig consists of a production computer running WATCHOUT software connected to an unlimited number of media servers and display devices on a network. A physical WATCHOUT license key is required for the production computer and for each media server. Dataton’s own media servers (WATCHPAX and WATCHMAX series) feature a built-in WATCHOUT license key.

Important: Upgrade your physical WATCHOUT license keys and WATCHPAX units before installing version 6 production software, see HOW TO UPGRADE LICENSE KEYS



Released May 10, 2017

WATCHNET is powerful, multi-tasking server software for customized control, scheduling and managing of Dataton WATCHOUT multi-display shows. 

WATCHNET provides interactive control of Dataton WATCHOUT and other devices from an unlimitednumber of devices such as iPhone, iPad, Android tablets/phones and Windows Surface or throughany Mac/Windows laptop/desktop computer. When the WATCHNET server is in use on a network, it requires a WATCHOUT license key for operation.




WATCHOUT was introduced to the market in 2000. If you have a license for an older version of WATCHOUT and require legacy software, follow the link to select and download. If you can't find the version you want, please contact Help Center.

Release notes for WATCHOUT 5.5.2 (latest version 5) can be downloaded here. 

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