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Dataton Watchout: Multi-display software

Dataton WATCHOUT multi-display production and playback system lets you orchestrate stills, animations, graphics, video, sound and live feeds in a single impressive show across multiple display areas, soft-edge or scattered. WATCHOUT is fully scalable, software-based and requires no proprietary hardware. Windows platform.
AVtrade is Dataton Premium Partner for the BeNeLux. As distributor, AVtrade works with specialised dealers, like system integrators, rental- and productioncompanies, to ensure an integrated approach of any project. This gives the user the best option to enjoy a longterm benefit from the media technology.

Watchout products


• fully scalable – use as many displays as you need
• Use LED walls, projectors and LCD displays
• Supports up to six outputs and multiple resolutions per mediaserver, dependant on hardware capabilities
• works on Ethernet network • works with standard hardware or WATCHPAX and WATCHMAX mediaservers with built-in WATCHOUT license

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WATCHOUT licence art. nr. 3150

Consists of a single USB license dongle. You need a license for each Watchout display computer and a license for the Watchout production computer. A license is also required for the Dynamic Image Server application and the WATCHNET webserver. If you only try the software without display computers, no license is required.

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version compatibility

The current series of Dataton Watchpax servers require a correct WATCHOUT software version. You can find the compatibility table in Dataton's knowledgebase.

WATCHOUT licence upgrade art. nr. 3152

A WATCHOUT version 5 dongle can be electronically upgraded to a version 6 dongle, where the new version is added but the existing version is still usable.

Online manual

On the Dataton website you’ll find the most recent manual.
You can also find a big number of trainingsvideo's on the Dataton website.
Technical information can be found in Dataton's knowledgebase.

Dataton Academy

Dataton Academy Watchout training sessions are being given worldwide.
Dataton Academies held in the Benelux are listed in the Agenda.
For general information on dates, cost and subscription have a look at

In company training of your staff.
Specially for rental companies where several people work with WATCHOUT presentations AVtrade offers the opportunity to train the staff in the building, adjusting and sometimes content tweaking of a WATCHOUT system and presentation. On site at your workshop, the practical part preferably with your own gear, this training is as consistent as possible with your company practice.

For more information please contact us.

Success stories

Visit the Dataton website for a wide selection of international Watchout projects.


You can download the latest version of the Watchout software here. Fill in the form and you can download the installation file.
Or contact us and we'll send you the installation files for Watchout as well as for the appropriate Quicktime version.
If you’re looking for a legacy version of Watchout, like version 4.5.1, which is compatible with both Wibukey and Codemeter dongles, please contact us.

Watchout manuals can be found here as a downloadable PDF.
The Dataton knowledge base can be found here.

On the Watchout forum users can share technical tips.

If you are looking for Dataton software or utilities that aren’t mentioned here, please contact us.

Watchout partners

Current Watchout dealers are listed below:


Abbit Meeting Support

, Turnhout, +321-4448833

Culture Crew bvba

, Leuven, +321-6369913

Create Live

, Gent, +329-3302290

Dypromat bvba

, Harelbeke, +325-6493468


,Wetteren, +329-2272452


, Hoboken, +323-7745806


, Brussel, +324-95546974


, Antwerpen, +3234495005

Phlippo Productions

, Lier, +323-4919170


, Tielt, +324-76712777


, Pulle, +323-4640022

WAVE Inside

, Esneux, +324-3835513

PRG Projects

, Oostende, +325-9339850

the Netherlands

ACS audiovisual solutions

, Amsterdam, +3120-6069340

Aventiq, Eindhoven

, +3140-2222694


, Breukelen, +31346-259259

Backline Audiovisual Projects

, Bergeijk, +31497-555052

Beam Systems BV

, Amsterdam, +3120-4271010


, Zoetermeer, +31 70 317 71 79

De JongAV

, Giessenburg, +31184-659138


, Groningen, +3150-707 4919

DTL Rental BV

, Tynaarlo, +31592-530920

Faber Audiovisuals

, Sint Annaparochie, +31518-401629

Heuvelman Sound and Vision B.V.

p>, +31345-712900

Holiday Geluid

, Wierden, +31546-577001

HoubenSouren Verhuur

, Roermond, +31475-724700

Hugo Janzen AV Projecten

, Den Bosch, +3173-6140707

Jacot Audiovisueel

, Nieuw-Vennep, +31252-676004

Lagotronics Projects bv

, Venlo, +3177-3204381


, Eindhoven,  +3140-2591111

MTS Audiovisueel

, Zaandam, +3175-6121385

MWEE Audiovisueel

, Bleiswijk, +3185-4014765


, 's-Hertogenbosch, +3173-6392600

Pro Systems International

, Purmerend, +31299-666900

R en D Communications

, Hoogwoud, +3122-6414000

Rapenburg Plaza

, Rotterdam, +3120-6206212


, Bemmel, +31(0)26-3255392

Studio Rats

, Boxtel, +31411-671660

Total Image

, Hengevelde, +31547-333688

Visual Hardware Services

, Amsterdam, +3120-6133855

Vision Tools

, Amsterdam, +3120-2292430

Wessels Audiovisueel

, SCHOONEBEEK, +31524-700227


Codex Events

Canach GD-Luxembourg, +352-26483333

Use this list to find a dealer to match your project. If you want to become dealer yourself, please contact us.