DMX Network Configuration and Management Software


Unlock the benefits of the entire Pathway portfolio with Pathscape software. Pathway DMX lighting network products feature an array of features and functions to keep your high-performance lighting network running cleanly and smoothly. 

Pathscape is your configuration tool and status monitor for your DMX lighting network. All networked Pathway devices are listed in one place, in customizable display formats. Organize and sort your devices and settings in a layout that works best for you. Colorful icons show the status of the devices at-a-glance, and it’s easy to drill down and see how devices are interconnected. 

Pathscape software is a user-friendly tool that simplifies and streamlines DMX lighting network setup and management.
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Now Available! Pathscape v4.4.2 includes all the tools for the flexibility RDM has to offer.

Key Features included with Pathscape v4.4.2

  • Option to use ANSI E1.33 RDMnet with third party RDM controllers
  • RDM device offline detection
  • Restore RDM properties to your whole rig from a show file
  • Support for Queued Messages and Manufacturer Specific PIDs
  • Real-time graphical representation of sensor values
  • Manage RDM devices, across multiple ports, on one screen
  • Support for the new VIA24 Ethernet Switch and PWPP DIN P8

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Pathscape Advantages

  • Most advanced security in the lighting industry
  • The only software tool you’ll need to manage Pathway products
  • Configure hundreds of devices just as easily as one
  • Packaged with latest firmware for every Pathway device
  • Tailored for lighting technicians and field service, not corporate IT
  • User customizable views
  • Securely back-up and restore your network and device configuration
  • Real time GUI representation of wall stations
  • Freely downloadable for macOS and Windows

Pathscape Features


Add Security to Lighting Network

  • Protect your lighting network from bad actors
  • End to end data authentication
  • Firmware updates securely signed
  • Multiple domains on one network


Network Configuration

  • Virtual Local Area Networks (VLAN)
  • Ethernet ring protection (EAPS/RSTP)
  • PoE management and remote reset
  • Configure IGMP and DHCP services
  • And many more...


DMX Configuration

  • DMX start address
  • DMX speed
  • Signal loss behavior
  • DMX input priorities
  • RDM and RDMnet support
  • Slot by slot patching to create custom DMX universes to manage multiple controllers


Lighting Control

  • Record snapshots created by any controller
  • Define zones
  • Integrate with an nLight wired network
  • Test tools for many protocols
  • Virtual console


Status Reporting

  • Online, offline
  • PoE loads
  • Device interconnections
  • Network bandwidth (or speed)
  • Cloud-based monitoring and management with SixEye
  • Multi-protocol network DMX monitor

Compatible Products

  • Configures Pathway's product line including
    • Controllers: Cognito2™, Choreo™, NSB™, Vignette™
    • Ethernet Devices: VIA™, eLink
    • Gateways: Pathport®
    • DMX Devices: RDM Repeaters, Snap Panels, and DIN-mount interface cards (using RDM).
  • Configures any 3rd Party RDM compliant devices connected to a Pathport®

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