The Thrill of Lighting Control
Experience the excitement of creating amazing lightscapes with the click of a mouse. It's never been so easy or intuitive to control lighting and produce dynamic lightshows than it is with ShowXpress from simple par fixtures to the most feature-packed moving heads. All you need is a computer and ShowXpress software. Get ready for the thrill of ShowXpress lighting control. View Product Page.
|Name||Release Date||Download [PC]||Download [MAC]|
|V8.1.29||October 13, 2016||Download||Download|
Hardware & Drivers
|X-Factor||N/A||Discontinued||Microsoft Windows XP, Vista, 7, 8, 10 (32bit & 64bit)|
|Xpress 512 Plus||Link|
|Xpress Remote||Link||(Only works with Xpress 512 Plus)||N/A|
|Quick Reference Guide||Link|
|Video Tutorials||Link | Link 2|
ShowXpress Tutorial Videos
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ShowXpress. Intuitive. Powerful
ShowXpress is intuitive and easy to use lighting control software. With just a few minutes of set up, you're just a few clicks away from incredible lighting control experiences. CHAUVET DJ is committed to helping you get up and running and on the road to creating amazing light shows with this powerful software. Here are some frequently asked questions that can make your journey easier.
- 1. How Do I download the software?
Visit the ShowXpress downloads page. The software is free.
- 2. What Interfaces work with ShowXpress?
- 3. Where Can I find Tutorials and other help?
- 4. What fixtures are compatible with ShowXpress?
In general, any DMX controllable light fixture. A large library of DMX fixture profiles from most lighting manufacturers are available with ShowXpress. If your particular fixture is not found in the included library, you can create your own profile. Here's a quick tutorial on how to do so, Create a new fixture profile
- 5. What computer requirements are needed to run ShowXpress?
Windows XP - Pentium 4 (year 2000), 1Gb ram, 800*600pixels
Windows Vista/Seven/Eight/Ten - Core 2 duo* (year 2005), 2Gb ram, 1024*768pixels
MacOS - all intel based Mac computers with Leopard and more
- 6. How many lights can ShowXpress Control?
The ShowXpress software itself can control up to 6 DMX universes (3,072 DMX channels). However each interface has its own DMX channel limits.
Higher amounts of DMX channel control can be achieved by using multiple interfaces. So any combination of lighting fixtures whose DMX channels don't exceed the interface(s) you're using can be controlled with ShowXPress.