Supported Formats

Please compare file formats supported by your embroidery machine or software with Embird supported formats. If there is at least one common file format, Embird is compatible with your equipment.
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See how to convert from one format to another using Embird here.

Convert To and From these Embroidery File Formats

9MM Pfaff
ART Bernina Artista version 3 (Convert from Only)
BRO Bits & Volts
CSD POEM, Singer EU
DAT Barudan stitch data, Sunstar DAT
DSB Tajima, Barudan stitch data
DST Tajima
DSZ Tajima, Fortron stitch data
ECF Embird (cross stitch format) (Convert from Only)
EMB Wilcom version 6 (Convert from Only)
EOF Embird (vector embroidery format) (Convert from Only)
EXP Melco
EXY, E01 ~ E36 Eltac stitch data
FXY, F01 ~ F36 Fortron stitch data
GT Gold Thread
HUS Viking Husqvarna
INB Inbro
JEF Janome
JEF+ Janome
JPX Janome (Convert from Only)
KSM Pfaff
M1, M2, M3 Juki AMS
MAX Pfaff
MIT Mitsubishi PLK
NEW Ameco
PCD Pfaff
PCS Pfaff
PCM Pfaff
PCQ Pfaff
PEC Babylock, Bernina, Brother
PES version 3 and 5 Babylock, Bernina, Brother (Convert from Only)
PES version 1, 2, 2.5, 4.0, 5.5 and 6.0 Babylock, Bernina, Brother
PHB Brother ULT
PHC Brother ULT
PLT Siruba
PSF Barudan (Convert from Only)
PTN Janome
PUM Proel (Convert from Only)
SEW Elna, Janome / New Home, Kenmore
SHV Viking Husqvarna Designer 1
SPX Pfaff
SSP Garudan
SSS Smarteer Sew Style
SST Sunstar SWF
STX Data Stitch
SEW Brother BAS (Convert from Only)
TAP Happy
TBF Tajima
T01 Wilcom Tajima (Eltac stitch data)
T03 Wilcom Barudan (Barudan stitch data)
T04 Wilcom Zangs (Fortron stitch data)
T05 Wilcom ZSK (Fortron stitch data)
T09 Wilcom Pfaff
UXY, U01 ~ U36 Barudan stitch data
VIP Pfaff
VP3 Pfaff
XXX Singer XL, Compucon
ZXY, Z01 ~ Z36 ZSK TC
10O Toyota

Convert To and From these Quilting File Formats

CMD CompuQuilter
CQP CompuQuilter
DXF AutoCAD (Convert from Only)
HQF Handi Quilter
IQP IntelliQuilter
MQR Machine Quilting Robot (Convert from Only)
PAT
QLI Statler Stitcher, HQ Pro-Stitcher
SSD
TXT PC Quilter

Read and Write to these Supported Memory Cards and USB Sticks

Barudan CF Card
Brother Innovis Memory Card
Elna Xquisite EMD Smart Media Card
Janome JEF CompactFlash Card
Singer XL 5000/6000 EMD Smart Media Card
Universal USB Stick
Viking Designer 1 Floppy Disk
Viking Designer 1 USB Memory Stick

Read and Write to these Supported Memory Cards in Embird with Ultimate Box

Babylock EM-1, EM-2, ESi-1, ESi-2, ESE, ESE2, ESL, EAC, Ellure, Ellageo
Bernina Deco 500, Deco 600, Deco 650
Brother PE-100, PE-200, PE-150, PE-180D, PE-190D, PE-300S, PE-400D, PC-7000, PC-7500, PC-8200, PC-6500, PC-8500, PR-600, PR-600C, Super Galaxie 2000, Super Galaxie 2100, Super Galaxie 3000, Super Galaxie 3000D, Super ACE+E, ULT2001, ULT2001D, INNOV-IS 500D, INNOV-IS 4000D
White 3300
Simplicity SE1, SE2, SE3
Husquarna/Viking 1+, Iris, Rose, Orchidea
Privileg Computer Star Plus
Bernina Artista 200 (2-slot Ultimate Box only)
Pfaff 7560, 7562, 7570 (2-slot Ultimate Box only)
Pfaff Creative 2124, Creative 2144, Creative 2140 (2-slot Ultimate Box only)

Convert To and From these Supported Image File Formats

BMP, GIF, JPG, PCX, PNG, PSD, TGA, TIF
ECW (in Studio) (convert from only)
CMX (imported into Studio and Embird as an embroidery design) (convert from only)
WMF (imported into Studio and Embird as an embroidery design) (convert from only)
EMF (imported into Studio and Embird as an embroidery design) (convert from only)
SVG (exported by Studio for use in graphic programs) (convert to only)

Read and Write to these Supported Non-Standard Floppy Disk Formats*

Barudan FDR
Barudan FDR HD
Barudan FMC
Barudan S-FMC
Juki AMS
M-7000 Style
Marco/Zangs
Melco DOS
Melco SS**