Software Reference for Zebra Mobile Computers Index


Device Customization and Connectivity Apps



An alternative to an operating system shell, AppLauncher provides a keyboard or touch interface configurable with user preferences and branding.

For Use With


The Datawedge toolkit suite enables all apps on a mobile device (whether stock or added later) to acquire data from a scanner without an API.

Input/Output Plug-Ins enable DataWedge to receive or send data from/to remote client applications over an IP network.


IPWedge receives data from the plug-ins and sends that data to the PC.

Use to view and modify device settings such as: Scanner Parameters, Display Settings, Audio Settings, Printer Settings and Touch Screen Settings.


Keyboard customization tool including personal dictionary and key mapping/layout.

Windows or Android

Add voice and messaging features to Zebra mobile devices with the Workforce Connect suite of tools.

Interworking Gateway (IWG) provides interworking between multiple services and API’s to allow external systems to send messages (audio, video, image and text) to PTT Pro clients.

Push-to-Talk Express provides simple voice solution capabilities across a single sub-net.

Push-to-Talk Pro provides comprehensive PTT and secure messaging. 

Voice Client Support delivers voice features to your mobile computer suite.

Windows, Android, iOS


Security and Device Monitoring

Provides control over device applications and functionality to prevent unauthorized device usage.


Provides an estimate of battery health based on battery power, cycle count and predefined battery usage count threshold values.


Tool for troubleshooting device issues and suggested resolution steps. Automatically loaded on newer devices.

Android and Windows

Client/console app to track mobile devices, find missing devices and help prevent device inventory shrinkage.


A wireless supplicant suite of software which allows for WLAN connectivity, configuration, status reporting, and diagnostics.

Windows and Android

A suite of tools providing features missing in standard Android, including robust enterprise-class security and manageability, enterprise data capture support and business-class Wi-Fi connections.


Client/console app that monitors battery health



Setup and Configuration

Enables the user to capture changes to the registry and file system of a connected mobile computer (helpful after a cold boot).

Windows CE/Mobile

Simplifies device deployment, updating and profile creation.


An extension to the Startup process that allows control of the order that files are executed upon reboot of a mobile device.

Windows CE/Mobile

A desktop application that provides a convenient mechanism for managing the configuration of supported mobile computers using templates with definable configuration choices.

Use to download .hex files from a PC to a mobile computer via a USB connection. Allows reloading or changing the OS in cases where the OS may not be functional, or for purposes of disaster recovery standard tools cannot be used.

Windows CE


Developer Tools

Enables installation on remote devices, including fast boot OS update, capturing debug log, pushing files onto a device, and APK installation.


Driver support for Document Capture 2.0 using color camera. (Must be used with EMDK software.)


Industrial browser that enables developers to build feature-rich web applications that integrate seamlessly with Zebra mobile computers.

Windows, Android

Administrator tool to limit usage to one or more specified applications, prevent changes to device settings and lock down the file system.

Windows, Android

Enterprise Mobility Developer Kits (EMDK)

Comprehensive set of tools to easily create powerful business applications for enterprise mobility device.

Windows, Android

Software Development Kit enables app creation on PCs, smart phones and tablets.

Windows, Android

Middleware solution that provides integration with an SAP ERP application.


Proximity detection and locationing platform that uses Bluetooth® Smart Technology to provide entry, exit and dwell-time signals and analytics.

Android, Windows, iOS

A toolkit built on standard Microsoft Internet Explorer Mobile for developing mobile browser-based applications.

Windows CE/Mobile

Translates the higher level emulation protocols between Narrowband and TCP-IP networks.