System Details

The DCS 6000 Digital Conference System combines microphone handling, voting, conference management, and interpretation in one integrated system.  A variety of touchscreen, portable, and flush mounted conference units offer solutions for temporary meetings and permanently-installed systems.  A comprehensive suite of powerful software options (SW 6000) make it easy to manage every aspect of the conference, from audio, to voting, to recording and archiving.

The DCS 6000 is the ideal audio solution for large meetings held by:

  • National, state, or local legislative bodies
  • Government or regulatory agencies
  • Corporations, organizations, or associations
  • Educational institutions


  • Fully digital audio transmission
  • Expandable up to 3,800 delegate units (with additional equipment and feature licenses)
  • Accommodates simultaneous interpretation of up to 31 languages (with additional equipment and feature licenses)
  • Support for 4 microphone operation modes:  Automatic, First-On/First-Off, Manual, and VOX (voice activation)
  • Control the system with tablet or PC through web browser interface or an external room control system
  • SW 6000 provides extensive software options to support voting, agenda management, ID card registration, web streaming, recording/archiving, video projection, reporting, and more

Software & Downloads


File Language Type File Size
DCS 6000 Digital Conference System Brochure English PDF 641 kb

CAD Drawings

File Language Type File Size
DCS 6000 Front & Back Plates CAD Drawing English ZIP 304 kb
DCS 6000 System Diagram Block CAD Drawing English ZIP 3.59 mb
DCS 6000 System Diagram CAD Drawings English ZIP 11.6 mb



File Language Type File Size
DIS Cabling Best Practices English PDF 509 kb

Specification Sheets

File Language Type File Size
FC 6020 F Specification Sheet English PDF 364 kb
FC 6021 F Specification Sheet English PDF 381 kb
Spare Parts Set DCS 6000 P Specification Sheet English PDF 1.09 mb
Spare Parts Set DIS Central Units Specification Sheet English PDF 397 kb

User Guides


Latest is 8.2


File Date Download Size
DDS 5900 and DCS 6000 See release notes Posted March 31, 2017 Download ZIP (174 mb)


  • This firmware release can be used to upgrade units in a DDS 5900 or a DCS 6000 systems using CU 5905, CU 6105, CU 6110 or DIS CCU Central Units.
  • The CU 6000, CU 6005, CU 6010 and CU 6011 Central Units are not supported in this release.
  • The DIS FUU Firmware Upgrade Utility, which is part of this firmware release, must be used when upgrading


  • Support of Shure Name Sign
  • Support for individual microphone attenuation control in 5900 mode on the CU/CCU GUI

Latest is 8.0.5


File Date Download Size
DDS 5900 and DCS 6000 See release notes Posted October 18, 2016 Download ZIP (155 mb)


  • DC6990P - Support for colours on voting buttons
  • 6000, 5900 - Support for "Speak Button Lock". Settings available from CU5905/CU6110/CCU web interface. The ‘Lock Override Time (Long Push Time)’ and the ‘Lock Duration’ is settable from the web interface.
  • 6000, 5900 - Support for "Allow Mic Off". Settings available from CU5905/CU6110/CCU web interface
  • DC6990, DC6190, DM6680, DC59xx - Support for "Long Push" to overrule Speak Button Lock


  • CU5905/CU6110/CCU – Audio In Volume, Level & Muted settings were not stored correctly in CU configuration. Making changes to Audio In 1 caused changes to be used for Audio In 2 after next reboot and vice versa
  • CU61xx, CCU - Electrical clicking noise removed from interpreter microphone LED when microphone is activated
  • CU5905/CU6110/CCU – Setting Audio In2 -> Loudspeaker from front plate does not work
  • CU61xx, CCU - Setting an Interpreter Unit to same A and B outgoing channel will cause audio to become lost if interpreter switch outgoing channel between A and B with Interpreter Unit engaged
  • PCB6000 (Flush mounted units) - Vote LED indication not correctly updated on chip card login during voting session if user has voted previously in the same session
  • DC6990P – Speech time not stopped on delegates during Exclusive On
  • DC6990P – Seat names not updated correctly on unit type change


  • An issue in FUU was fixed where units with old firmware were cleared on a CU6010 when they became locked - hereby preventing an upgrade. (CONFFW-558)
  • Timestamps added to Upgrade Log.
  • FUU will now by default look for a FUU library in a the released folder structure.
File Date Download Size
DDS 5900 and DCS 6000 See release notes Posted October 02, 2015 Download ZIP (151 mb)


DC6120P - fixed bug causing missing audio on DC6120 units
File Date Download Size
DDS 5900 and DCS 6000 Posted October 04, 2013 Download ZIP (577 mb)


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