Watchfire Ignite Digital Display Software

We make programming your sign a snap. Our exclusive content management software puts eye-catching messages at your fingertips and gives you a straightforward scheduling solution with an extensive library of free artwork.

All businesses have different messaging needs and capabilities, and our suite of Ignite software products (Ignite OP, Ignite OPx and Ignite Sports) have been developed with that in mind. This intuitive content management software is designed to power digital screen networks of all kinds from anywhere in the world. Whether your display networks include indoor and outdoor screens, or display messages for advertisements, sports, or community information - Ignite OPx can bring your marketing content to life.

Ignite OPx Puts Sign Management in the Cloud

Our primary software solution for every sign is Ignite OPx software. This cloud-based option optimizes the power of digital advertising with no software to install. It works with any size sign, and customers can even get diagnostic messages in real time. Ignite OPx makes it easy to manage multiple signs and take control of content with smart playlists, real-time integrated widgets, enhanced reporting and more supported file types. Ignite OPx is perfect for large signs, digital networks, corporate programs and customers who need to integrate custom data. It even allows administrators to set customized access permissions for team members.

Advanced features like content zone segmentation and dynamic widgets make it easy to stay on brand while offering local specials and incorporating dynamic feeds for maximum impact. Ignite OPx also includes the industry's only free library of over 1000 ready-made still and animated sign graphics.

Our OPx software includes a powerful editor. The Ignite OPx editor allows you to create multi-frame messages using custom images or backgrounds. Select from multiple font options and color combinations to enhance and personalize your messages. It makes create eye-catching ads simple.

Sign Management with Watchfire Wireless Data Plans

Sign management is trouble-free with Watchfire’s exclusive data plan through Verizon Wireless. Watchfire customers can enjoy mobile content management and the convenience of reliable service with the purchase of a wireless data plan below market rates. Packages are available for the life of your sign.



Ignite is so easy to use, I’m able to do a lot of customization with it. I support local events and area high school athletics, and market our company’s promotional specials. I’m not tech savvy, but Ignite is very easy to use. If I can figure it out, anyone can.

  • — Gianna D’Angelo
  • Franchisee, Dunkin’, Everett, MA



Ignite OP for Updates from Your Desktop

Our proprietary Ignite software continues to be the industry’s most innovative digital sign content management system, and now it’s more advanced than ever. Ignite OP provides an intuitive desktop program that’s simple to run. When partnered with the powerful Ignite OP mobile application, programming, scheduling and updating your sign from anywhere has never been easier.

The Ignite workflow makes it easy to create, schedule and update your digital sign.

With Ignite OP, our free EasyArt library comes standard, and includes over 1000 pre-loaded stills and animations to make your messages look polished and professional.

Ignite is versatile. Content changes can be planned months in advance or updated quickly for real time updates. Advanced features like dayparting, live video on demand and content driven by RSS feeds are also available.

For installation instructions and Ignite tutorial videos visit our KnowledgeBase. For newer signs (generally those shipped after April 15, 2015) a digital download of the software and updated EasyArt files is available online.

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