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DBS3 INTRO

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DBS2K Users

DBS3 is the ultimate Live Odds tool. Designed to provide real-time information you need to track line changes, important injuries, matchup, stats, live scores, and more!
DBS3 should feel comfortable to our long time DBS2K users. You can do everything you are used to with a host of new and exciting features.
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DBS2K / DBS3 Comparison Chart
Feature Description DBS2K DBS3
Time Settings Configurable Time Settings X X
Game Start Time Adjustable game start time (used for different timezones, etc) X X
24 hour clock Ability to show times in 24 hour format (for other countries) X
Game Start Alert (Half Red) Visual alert to indicate games that will be starting X
Game Start Delay (Full Red) Delay the game start visual alert from going full red X X
Recent Changes Color Configurable time between recent line change colors X X
Fonts Configurable fonts X X
Tabs Customizable tabs per sport/league X
Tab Filters Customizable sports/leagues per tab X
Custom Tab / Screen Customizable tabs to only show the games that you want X X
Multiple Custom Tabs Create multiple custom tabs to only show the games you want for each tab X
Casino Setup Customizable sportsbook column ordering X X
Fixed Right Columns Fix column to right side of grid X
Sportsbook drag-n-drop Drag-n-drop from list to list X
Individual Tab Settings Display different sets of books for the various sports/tabs X
Column Filters Filter various column types (1H, RL, ML, Opener, 1Q, etc) to find sportsbooks easier X
Custom Columns Create your own private columns X X
Custom Sportsbook Columns Extrapolate Any type of Period/Linetype from our sportsbooks X
Sort Settings Sort games by game state X X
Individual Tab Settings Sort games differently for the various sports/tabs X
Halftime Settings Audio and visual halftime alerts X
Individual Sport Settings Configure different halftime settings for the various sports/tabs X
Sounds and Messages Configure various audio/visual (pop-up) alerts X X
Line Change Alerts Play a sound (beep) when a line changes for configured books X X
Urgent Message Alerts Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Urgent Messages X X
Lineup Alerts Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Lineups X X
Umpire Alerts Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Umpires X
Pitching Change Alerts Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Pitching Changes X
Final Alerts Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Final messages X X
Steam Play Alerts Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Steam Plays X X
Major Line Moves Audio and visual (pop-up) alerts for Major Line Moves X X
Individual Sport Settings Customizable alerts per sport/league X
Email Alerts Customizable alerts (Urgents, Steam Plays, etc) that get sent to your email address X X
Zoom Zoom in to fit more columns on the screen X X
Zoom Settings Customizable zoom settings X
Individual Tab Settings Have different zoom settings for the various sports/tabs X
Shortcut Keys Keyboard shortcuts to navigate the screen X X
Custom Shortcut Keys Customizable keyboard shortcuts to create your own key mappings X
Color Settings Customizable color schemes for various rows/columns X X
Score Column Customize the color of the Score column X X
Info Column Customize the color of the Info column X X
Opener Column Customize the color of the Opener column X
Highlighted Row/Column Customize the color when rows/columns are highlighted X X
Started Game Customize the color of the Game Start visual indicator X
Halftime Game Customize the color of the Halftime visual indicator X
Final Game Customize the color of the Final visual indicator X
Recent Changes Customize the color of the Recent Changes visual indicator X X
Changes Customize the color of the line Changes indicator X
Column / Row Shading Shade rows or columns for easier viewing X X
Option to Show Takeback Colors Option to show Tackback colors X
Show "-" on Favorites Option to show a dash on the favorites X
Stagger Columns Option to stagger Casino column headers X X
Hide Scrollbars Option to hide vertical and horizontal scrollbars X X
Group / Ungroup Pop-up Alerts Option to group/ungroup pop-up alerts X
Reset All Settings to default Option to reset DBS3 to installation default settings X
Reset select features to default Option to reset individual features to its default settings X
Reset settings to Java Default Option to reset settings to the Java client's look and feel X
Line Seeker Tool to configure alerts and notifications for user specified Casino line changes X X
Major Line Moves Tool to configure alerts and notifications for Major Line Moves X X
Individual Sport Settings Customizable Major Line Move alerts per sport/league X
Private Feeds Import your own private feed into a custom column for your personal viewing X
Print Print user specified columns X X
Search Search for specific games on the screen X
Recent Changes Tool to view line changes in a scrolling list format as they come in X X
Customize Sportsbooks Customize books in which you wish to see recent changes for X
Sport/League Filter Use filters to only see specific line changes X
Period Filter Use filters to only see specific line changes X
Row Shading Option to shade recent line change rows X
Screen Features General Screen Features
Today Tab Today screen featuring all games for the day X
Period Filters 1st half, 2nd half, 1Q, 2Q, 3Q, 4Q X
Display Filters Combined line, RL, ML, Opening Line, Pointspread, Moneyline, Total X
Drag-n-drop columns Re-order columns by dragging-n-dropping X X
Column right-click context menu Right-click on a Sportsbook to remove or re-order column X
Double-click Line History Double-click on a line to show the Line History X X
Notes Right-click on a team to add notes for that matchup X
Right-click on a team Right-click ona team to view menu options for that matchup (clear line changes, Injury, Weather, etc) X
Volume / Pop-up Control Click on the speaker icon for easy access to control program's sound volume and pop-ups X
Extra (Misc) Menu Menu item for various Sports information X X
Futures Menu Easier access to the Futures pages X