Digitizing for Different Hoops

I want to digitize a design and save it for different hoop sizes - 4×4, 5×7, 6×10, but not have to re-digitize each time.  How would I do that?  I have been trying to use transform, but my work space doesn’t get bigger when I change the hoop size so I don’t know  what I could be […]

Transferring Designs to Machine Using Embird

If your Brother or Babylock machine is connected to your computer via a USB cable, you can send your designs directly to your machine using Embird, just the same way as you would if you were writing designs to a USB stick. First make sure your machine is on, then with the design selected, right mouse click […]

Sfumato Stitch

Hello, I have bernina digitizing software and I am interested in Embird  Sfumato Stitch.  Can Sfumato Stitch run on its own?  Could I  then  save my designs in another format like PES, import them into my original Bernina Artista  software and save to ART for stitch out? Lauretta Hi Lauretta, Sfumato Stitch can’t be used independently from Embird, sorry. […]

Unusable grey icon

I have the Viking 4D Embroidery Extra program running on Windows Vista.  In the program the icon to “view embroidery designs” turns grey as soon as I click on it. So I can’t view my designs Any suggestions?

Laundry bags as stabilizer?

Enid of “Designs by Enid” writes about the use of laundry bags as wash away stabilizer.  What is a laundry bag?  Enid is in Africa, I am in Texas.  Is there something comparable here?  Anyone know? According to Enid, these are no longer available, but perhaps someone else has more information? Margaret Hardwick-Smith Secrets of […]

Embird Conversion pcq

I’m thinking of updating my 7570 Pfaff to a later model machine which has spx maxi sts. Will Embird convert pcq maxis to spx format (I haven’t updated my old Embird yet to find out). Yes. A list of supported formats in Embird 2013 can be seen here. Margaret Hardwick-Smith Secrets of Embroidery

3D Reader/Writer Box with Windows 8

Hi all, My XP computer died and I have a new Windows 8 computer. I use 3D organiser and a reader/writer box to transfer designs to my machine, I use Embird for everything else. Have installed both the 3D and Embird and both are working fine but am not able to transfer designs to the […]

Control Panel

PLEASE HELP!! I have an older model Customizing Program in which I have lost the controls for lettering and shapes(I can still see the design and edit tab), from the control panel. I know I clicked the wrong thing and they just went away, but I can not bring them back. I am using the […]