Connected Components Workbench Software

Programming & Configuration

Making It Easier to Configure, Program and Visualize

Connected Components Workbench™ Software helps simplify stand-alone machine development by programming all your products with a single software solution.

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Connected Components Workbench Software Value Video

VIDEO: Connected Components Workbench Software

Connected Components Workbench, design and configuration software, offers controller programming, device configuration and integration with HMI editor. Connected Components Workbench software is developed based on proven Rockwell Automation and Microsoft Visual Studio technology. Connected Components Workbench software can help to minimize your initial machine development time and cost.


  • Easy to Configure – Single software package reduces initial time to set-up controls.
  • Easy to Program – User-defined function blocks speed machine development.
  • Easy to Visualize – Tag configuration and screen design eases operator interface configuration.


  • Standard – Provides common, easy-to-use configuration and programming tool for all devices. Available as a free web download or free DVD and includes free support and software updates.

    • Available as free web download or free DVD
    • Includes free support and software updates
    • Provides common, easy-to-use configuration and programming tool for all devices
    • Lets you create and deploy user-defined function blocks
    • Provides offline and online capability
    • Offers a variety of serial and network connectivity options
    • Offers choice of programming languages with user-defined function block support (ladder diagram, function block diagram, structured text)
    • Uses the same wizards that are used in DriveTools™ SP and drives add-on profiles
    • Includes the DeviceLogix™ Editor


  • Developer - Offers additional features for an enhanced user experience.

    • Archive manager to track the project with timestamp and description, making device management easier
      • Easy to save, restore and view the revision history of a project
      • Save multiple revisions of project in same project directory
    • Enhanced Micro800 Programming experience
      • Run Mode Change allows program logic changes in run mode to save time during machine development
      • Spy List to monitor variables easier
      • User Defined Data Types to organize related data in a single structure
      • Intellectual Property Protection allows password protection on individual programs and user defined function blocks