Connected Components Workbench Design and Configuration Software

Configure. Program. Visualize.

Connected Components Workbench Software Overview

Connected Components Workbench™ design and configuration software offers controller programming, device configuration, and integration with HMI editor. This software is developed based on proven Rockwell Automation and Microsoft Visual Studio technology, and is:

  • Easy to Configure – Single software package reduces initial machine development time and cost
  • Easy to Program – Simplify programming process with sample code and user-defined function blocks
  • Easy to Visualize – Reference Micro800 variables directly when creating HMI tags

Connected Components Workbench Software Version 11 Highlights

Connected Components Workbench Software Version 11

  • Additional support for Micro870 controller with twice as many instruction steps and expansion I/O modules as current Micro850® controller
  • Additional device support includes: PowerFlex® 755T AC drive and GuardShield™ 450L-E Safety Light Curtain with muting and blanking
  • PanelView™ 800 enhanced with FTP (alarms, data log, recipes), email client and printing over Ethernet and USB

Connected Components Workbench Software Feature Pack Version 11.01 Scheduled to Launch May, 2018

  • Shorten Micro800® controller programming time
  • Search for and add instructions with ease using Instruction Toolbar
  • Share code between Connected Components Workbench and Studio 5000 Logix Designer® software
  • Program in your preferred environment by switching instruction names between default IEC and Logix theme


Smart Micro Automation with Connected Components Solution — We offer simple and cost-effective micro-automation solutions for small to large standalone machine builders. Our software package offers controller programming, device configuration and integration with HMI editor to design and develop machines quickly.

Micro800 Controller Overview — Learn more about the flexible and customizable Micro800 controllers and how easy it is to program with Connected Components Workbench software.

PanelView 800 Graphic Terminals Overview — Graphic terminals are ideal for your standalone machines to meet a wide variety of small to midsize applications. Learn about the key features.

System Requirements

Windows Operating System Requirements

Supported Operating SystemTested Editions
Windows 7 SP1 32-bit and 64-bit
Windows 8 and 8.1 32-bit and 64-bit
Windows Server 2008 R2 SP1 64-bit
Windows Server 2012 64-bit
Windows Server 2012 R2 64-bit
Windows 10 32-bit and 64-bit

Hardware Requirements

Minimum requirementRecommended
Processor Intel Pentium 4 2.8GHz or equivalent Intel Core i5 2.4GHz or equivalent
RAM Memory 2 GB 8 GB or more
Hard Disk Space 10 GB free 10 GB free or more
Optical Drive DVD-ROM
Pointing Device Any Microsoft Windows®-compatible pointing device


Standard Version 11 Software

  • User Manuals and Sample Code must be downloaded separately
  • Registration Required
  • 2.29GB [EXE]

Standard plus additional features including Archive Manager, as well as extensive Micro800 controller programming capabilities for an enhanced user experience.

Version 11 Software
  • Includes Software and User Manuals in all languages
  • Registration and Serial Number Required
  • 2.29GB [EXE]



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