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Designer

System Configuration Software

Making onsite installation and project management simple.

This free software lets you design remotely and collaborate effectively. Design with the flexibility to pre-set room audio coverage layouts from anywhere in the world. Templates can be deployed and adjusted on the fly, making onsite installation and project management simple.

Step and repeat

Create templates based on common floor plans.

Pass it on

Room configurations can be saved and shared with colleagues.

Seamless routing

Single hub for Dante™ routing.

  • Free software download
  • Networked audio routing between Shure products
  • Create and reuse templates across multiple locations
  • Design projects online and offline

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Compatible Products

MXA910

Ceiling Array Microphone

The new MXA910 with IntelliMix® represents the next evolution in the Microflex® Advance™ Ceiling Array Microphone platform.

Configurable PoE-powered mute button accessory designed for Shure networked audio products

ANIUSB-MATRIX

ANIUSB-MATRIX USB Audio Network Interface with Matrix Mixing

The ANIUSB-MATRIX with Matrix Mixing connects up to 4 Dante channels and one analog output to a room audio / video conferencing system or a PC-based A / V conferencing application via USB connection.

IntelliMix P300

Audio Conferencing Processor

Don’t let echo, noise, or distortion take over the meeting. The IntelliMix® P300 digital signal processor enhances every aspect of conference audio.

MXA310

Table Array Microphone

MXA310 table microphones maximize conferencing audio quality so voices come through clean and clear on every call.

MXN5W-C

Networked Loudspeaker

Microflex™ MXN5W-C Networked Loudspeaker

MXA710

Linear Array Microphone

The linear form factor of the MXA710 with IntelliMix® allows for placement virtually anywhere in a meeting space, including on a wall, around a display, ceiling, or into a conference room table.

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Service & Repair

Detailed policy information regarding customer service numbers, service modifications, and replacement parts.

Service & Repair

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Submit a ticket directly to Shure Customer Service staff, or reach out via phone or email.

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Complete product documentation, technical support materials, software and firmware, and other tools and resources for all Shure products, in one place.

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Release Notes

Version 4.6.0

New Features

  • USB Mute Sync
    • Added the ability to disable IntelliMix Room, P300, and ANIUSB Mute sync communication with software codec platforms
  • “Optimize“ feature
    • Gain Structure improvements
    • Audio routing and device combinations
    • EQ contour placement in signal chain
  • Add by IP (devices on the same subnet with Designer software)
    • Use “Add cross-subnet devices” to add devices on the same subnet using their IP address
      • If you add devices by IP address on the same subnet, you cannot forget those devices
      • Devices on the same subnet are automatically discovered by Designer and you cannot forget them

Improvements  

  • General improvements have been made to:
    • Performance
    • Device Discovery Time
    • Page Rendering

Bug Fixes    

  • In a network with more than 20 devices at location or 60 on the network, some actions will take longer due to increased network traffic
  • Selecting ”forget device” on a cross-subnet MXA910 on firmware version 4.1.41 may result in the device being rediscovered
  • If a valid license activation ID is applied and fails on the first attempt, please try again before calling support

Pre-Upgrade Requirements

  • This version of Designer requires Windows 10 (Professional or Enterprise), 64-bit edition
  • This version of Designer is currently supported on PC only
  • Multiple versions of Designer cannot be installed on the same computer
  • Designer and SystemOn cannot be installed on the same computer
  • Upgrade Path
  • Designer versions 3.0 and 3.1 must be upgraded to 3.2 first, before upgrading to this version of Designer. Download Designer 3.2 here.
  • If you encounter an Installer failure during upgrade, allow the uninstaller process to finish, then restart installation
  • Certain endpoint protection software may block the application, if you encounter this anomaly, whitelist the Designer installer or application

Known Issues

  • Error 10 occurs during version 4.5.0 installation. Customer has to find an Administrator of the PC to complete installation, an inconvenience for system integrators when onsite doing setups or service calls.
    • Workaround: Obtain admin access for installation PC
  • Channel Rendering in version 4.5.0 – not all IntelliMix Room channels appears on laptop
  • When devices are missing from a network the room becomes inaccessible
  • Some Text will be displayed in English for French, Arabic, and German
  • When one or more devices in a location are locked by Dante Domain Manager or Dante Device Lock, operations that affect Dante settings may be unreliable, such as audio routing, pushing virtual to online devices, or enabling audio encryption
  • Changing channel count of Virtual IMX-Room device does not reset audio settings

Notes

  • User Guide
  • To update firmware, please download Shure Update Utility
  • This version of Designer is compatible with the following software and firmware versions:
    • IntelliMix Room 3.2.0
    • ANIUSB-MATRIX 4.6.7
    • MXA910 4.6.6
    • MXA710 1.4.2
    • MXA310 4.6.3
    • MXA-MUTE 1.4.4
    • MXN5-C 1.4.3
    • P300 4.6.6
  • Project files and database are not backwards compatible with earlier versions
    • Templates saved in earlier versions of Designer are moved to a project named ‘Templates’ beginning in version 4.5.0

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Audio Processing Software

IntelliMix® Room is digital signal processing (DSP) software designed to optimize the performance of Shure networked microphones with videoconferencing software.