Shure Update Utility

A stand-alone application that streamlines the process of updating the firmware and software of compatible Shure products.

Product Details

The Shure Update Utility is a stand-alone application that streamlines the process of updating the firmware and software of compatible Shure products. The application offers a simplified interface to download the latest updates from Shure and configure Shure hardware to receive those updates. Updates are deployed to supported devices over an Ethernet network.

The following Shure hardware can be updated using the Shure Update Utility:

  • Microflex™ Wireless Systems
  • SCM820 Digital IntelliMix® Automatic Mixer
  • Axient Wireless Management Systems
  • PSM1000 In Ear Monitoring Systems
  • ULX-D Digital Wireless Systems
  • UHF-R Wireless Systems
  • QLX-D Digital Wireless Systems
  • GLX-D Digital Wireless System

Version 2.2.0

Release Date: 5/29/2015

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Added support for updating GLX-D devices, including
    • GLXD1 - Bodypack transmitters
    • GLXD2 - Handheld transmitters
    • GLXD4 - Baggable receiver
    • GLXD6 - Guitar Pedal receiver

Known Issues

  • When updating Microflex Wireless devices that are running 1.X firmware, the following steps must be followed to ensure successful firmware updates:
    • First, install 2.X firmware for a
    • 3.X firmware or later. Use the “Version to install” column in the Update Devices tab to select the appropriate firmware to install.

Notes

  • Simultaneous updating more than one GLX-D device is not supported.
  • Installing the Shure Update Utility on Windows machines will prompt the installation of a USB driver in addition to the original application. This driver must be installed to support updating USB devices, like GLX-D.
  • The use of USB hubs is not recommended when performing updates to GLX-D devices. Always connect a GLX-D device directly to a USB terminal of the computer running the Shure Update Utility.
  • This version of the Shure Update Utility is compatible with the following other versions of software applications:
    • Wireless Workbench 6.11.0

Version 2.1.1

Release Date: 10/16/2014

IMPROVEMENTS

  • Resolved issues when downloading and installing Wireless Workbench 6 updates.

NOTES

  • This version of the Shure Update Utility is compatible with the following other versions of software applications:
    • Wireless Workbench 6.10.2

Version 2.1.0.21

Release Date: 8/28/2014

Improvements

  • Added support for updating QLX-D devices, including
    • QLXD1 - Bodypack transmitters
    • QLXD2 - Handheld transmitters
    • QLXD4 - Single channel receiver

Notes

  • This version of the Shure Update Utility is compatible with the following other versions of software applications:
    • Wireless Workbench 6.10.1

Version 2.0.3.7

Release Date: 3/12/2014

Improvements

  • Fixed support of updating PSM1000 P10T transmitters running firmware version 1.1.0
  • Improved robustness of update process with large networks of UHF-R receivers
  • Fixed bug that would suggest that a UHF-R receiver running 1.171 should be updated to 1.171.

Notes

  • This version of the Shure Update Utility is compatible with the following other versions of software applications:
    • Wireless Workbench 6.9.2

Version 2.0.2.27

Release Date: 1/24/2014

New Features

  • Added support for the following devices
    • AXT400
    • AXT100/200 (via AXT400)
    • ULXD4/D/Q
    • ULXD1/2 (via ULXD4/D/Q)
    • P10T
    • P10R (via P10T)
    • UR4S/D & MW4S/D
  • The Shure Update Utility can now check for and install updates for the following supported software applications:

    • Shure Update Utility (itself)

    • Wireless Workbench 6

Known Issues

  • PSM1000 P10T transmitters running firmware version 1.1.0 cannot be updated at this time.  To update these devices, please install Wireless Workbench version 6.8 or earlier, and use the internal Firmware Update Manager (Tools -> Firmware Update Manager).
  • When updating UHF-R receivers, it is recommended that only a few (2-4) devices are updated at a time.

Notes

  • The Shure Update Utility is a stand-alone application, and is meant to replace the Firmware Update Manager that was bundled with Wireless Workbench 6.8 and earlier releases.  The Firmware Update Manager will no longer be supported.
  • A wired ethernet connection is recommended when updating hardware.  Updating over a wireless connection is not supported.
  • This version of the Shure Update Utility is compatible with the following other versions of software applications:
    • Wireless Workbench 6.9.0

Version 2.0.1.25

Release Date: 11/12/2013

New Features

  • Initial release
  • Support for the following devices:
    • SCM820
    • Microflex Wireless System

Software & Downloads

Software

File Language Type File Size
Shure Update Utility v 2.2.0 (Mac) ZIP 18.9 mb
Shure Update Utility v 2.2.0 (Win) ZIP 11.2 mb

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