Wireless Workbench 6

Wireless System Control Software

Wireless Workbench® 6 software works in concert with Shure wireless systems Axient™ Digital, Axient™, ULX-D™ , QLX-D™, PSM®1000 and UHF-R®. A rich user interface and robust features help to manage and monitor wireless system performance over the network, from pre-show planning through post-performance analysis.

Improvements in version 6.12.1 

OS Support

  • Added compatibility with macOS Sierra (10.12), including signing Wireless Workbench with Gatekeeper (macOS only)

General UI

  • Optimized UI to render on high-resolution screens
  • Improved performance of Monitor view with large counts of Channel Strips
  • Added "View Release Notes" to Help menu
  • Added "Open Recent Show" to File menu
  • Added "Assign Color" to context menu of Properties Panels

Remote Device Connection

  • Added option to connect to remote devices through a VPN Connection. After a VPN connection is established, go to Network Preferences in WWB6, select the NIC of your VPN, and then specify the IP addresses of remote devices.


  • Fixed issue that stopped recording ShowLink data if UHF reception was lost.
  • Added capability to record and display ShowLink data per channel slot.
  • Added the following new system events:
    • Active Tx Change
    • Audio Mode Change
    • Audio Peak Overload
    • RF Power Change
  • Added Y-axis color scales to the plot views of RF, Audio, and Battery data streams.
  • Added "Keep channels armed" option after a Timeline recoding has finished in order open a new Timeline tab to record another Timeline with the same channels.
  • Improved presentation of Antenna Status for ULX-D systems to represent Interference states (red).
  • Improved presentation of Frequency Diversity channels while recording.
  • Increased time resolution for markers to 100 ms.
      Frequency Coordination
      • Updated coordination preference for "minimum spacing from TV channel" to support different spacing for leading and trailing edges of an avoided TV channel.
      • Added context menu options to frequency headers in Coordination Workspace (delete groups of frequencies, move to another zone)
      • Added ability to import a list of frequencies from common file formats (.csv, .txt) into Exclusions dialog.
      TV Management
      • Added a coordination preference to "Ignore scan peaks within an excluded TV channel".
      • Fixed issue that prevented WWB version 6.12.0 from importing TV exclusion files that were created by previous WWB versions and had "Countries with 6 MHz (Japan)" as the selected country.
      New Device/Band Support
      • ULX-D bands: G62, Z17, Z18, Z19, Z20
      • QLX-D bands: Z17, Z18, Z19, Z20
      • Shure Battery Rack Charger (SBRC)

      System Requirements

      • 64-bit
      Operating System
      • Windows:  7 or 8 or 10
      • Mac: OS X 10.10 – 10.12
      • Intel® Core™ i3, i5, or i7 equivalent running at 2 GHz or more
      Hard Drive
      • 5 GB or more available (install size is 400 MB)
      Screen Resolution
      • 1280 x 768 minimum


      Wireless Workbench 6 Forum

      WWB6 users can find the latest news, post questions, and interact with each other and Shure Wireless Workbench experts on the Wireless Workbench 6 Forum

      Release Notes

      Version 6.12.2

      Version 6.12.1

      Version 6.12

      Version 6.11.3

      Version 6.11.2

      Version 6.11.0

      Version 6.10.3

      Version 6.10.2

      Version 6.10.1

      Version 6.10.0