Embird 2012 can convert to many different embroidery designs formats. The following tutorial uses Embird 2004 pictures as a guide but the steps are the same in Embird 2012. For a full list of supported embroidery formats in Embird click here.
1 - Run Embird.
2 - Select the designs which you want to convert in the "Files:" box at the right side of the screen (Picture No. 1). To select the designs, please move mouse pointer to the file name of the first design ("DACHSHND.DST" in this example), depress the left mouse button and hold it down while moving the mouse pointer over the file names of the other designs. When the mouse pointer is over the last design ("SNAIL.DST" in this example), please release the left mouse button.
Picture No. 1
3 - Select "Right Panel -> Convert Files" menu to convert the selected files (Picture No. 2).
Picture No. 2
4 - A dialog box will appear on the screen, allowing you to choose the target design format (Picture No. 3). Specify the format by clicking on appropriate radio button (e.g. Viking Husqvarna .HUS) and click "OK" button to continue with file conversion.
Picture No. 3
5 - The conversion process will start and last for a while. Once it is finished, the converted files will be stored in the same folder, as the source files - see the list in "Files:" box at the right side of the screen, it contains the new .HUS files (Picture No. 4).
Picture No. 4