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AccuQuilt Go!, MacOS Sierra, Windows 10 high-DPI


It’s time for an Embrilliance Platform update, and we’re rolling version 1.154:

We have re-launched our partnership with AccuQuilt Go! That company makes many applique dies which work great with machine embroidery. The flexibility of our interactive designs, installed by our BX system allows for ease of use with those like never before. The launch will consist of two products: The Essentials ‘Go!’ Edition, which includes a normal copy of Essentials along with the GO! dies installers, projects and videos on the disc. Secondly, for owners of Embrilliance products now, the GO! applique die collection will be separately available. The Essentials ‘GO!’ Edition is available now from AccuQuilt.com or AccuQuilt retailers everywhere. It will be a short while getting the second version for Embrilliance owners up and out, and as soon as it’s available we’ll make that known as widely as possible.

OSX is now gone. It is called MacOS now. Sierra, the launch version of MacOS, has had a variety of bugs that widely affect Mac users. Apple has launched patches already which are helping considerably. We have also found some ways to use the new codebase from Apple to improve Sierra compatibility in this release.

Windows 10 runs on many of the new computers with high-DPI screens and this results in tiny text, so many are using the Scaling feature of the Display properties. Scaling programs may make text bigger, but everything is a little fuzzy in the process. We have added icon sets and DPI-awareness to the Windows version so that if you run your display scaled at 150% for example, you get a nice clean, clear program view. Now if only we can get things like web browsers to do it as well!


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Posted 2 years, 11 months ago.

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A Rant

Hi, folks. Time to vent. Over the years, our team has created many world’s firsts in embroidery. As of today, almost everything we have patented is being ‘borrowed’ by others: Continue Reading…

Posted 3 years, 8 months ago.

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Windows 10 Upgrade Fix

Hi, all,
One of our engineers, Tim, has encountered this state on a few of your computers. These are ones that have been upgraded from Windows 10.

In short, Windows 10 has a serious bug. It affects your abilities to access your Documents. If you have Upgraded to Windows 10 and your fonts/threads etc. are missing, please read this solution to help fix your PC.

-Brian and the Team
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Posted 3 years, 9 months ago.

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Windows 10

Hi, Brian here.

We’ve had a lot of people asking lately about Windows 10 and whether or not to “upgrade”.


I just want to get that out there first.

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Posted 4 years ago.

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Platform 1.147

Latest news from Embrilliance World HQ:


The Embrilliance Platform has a minor update which is not needed for most users.

StitchArtist L2 users will definitely want this update. It includes the ability to load vector files of types: .SVG, .FCM and .studio. Support for these formats may have some reasonable limits to what objects are being imported, but these ‘Vector’ reads are sufficient to bring in most files. Continue Reading…

Posted 4 years, 3 months ago.

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Embrilliance Platform Version 1.146

Greetings, Embrilliant Ones,

Well, if you’ve been following along, you know we’re working behind the scenes on some changes. We are now releasing version 1.146 as ready to download. What follows is a list of changes that You have asked for. This list includes the 1.145RC that we posted for you ‘Early Adopters’…

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Posted 4 years, 5 months ago.

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Version 1.145 RC

Hello, Embrilliant Ones!

The next version of the platform is being readied, and we’re putting it out for you to play with now. Continue Reading…

Posted 4 years, 6 months ago.

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Platform/SA version 1.143

Hello, Embrilliant Ones and StitchArtists!

We’ve posted 1.143 today which adds a couple nice things. Continue Reading…

Posted 4 years, 8 months ago.

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User Groups on Facebook

Hi, Brian here with a note of interest about some user groups that are getting quite popular, if you are on Facebook.

These are not ‘official’ groups, but they are very friendly and helpful user groups:

Brilliant Embrilliance Embroidery:  https://www.facebook.com/groups/582705468485594/

StitchArtist Addicts: https://www.facebook.com/groups/stitchartistqa/

So far these lists are ‘closed’ meaning you just need to ask to join them. Well worth doing from what we’ve seen.

Hope you make some new embroidering friends – we have!



Posted 4 years, 8 months ago.

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Upgrading StitchArtist Levels


Some of you bought StitchArtist Level 1 to try it out, and are now ready for Level 2. We have made the Level 2 Upgrade now available in our Store.

To run StitchArtist Level 2, you simply add the serial number to your Level 1 installation. When you move to a different computer, you put both serial numbers in (Your Level 1 and Level 2 Upgrade). Continue Reading…

Posted 4 years, 10 months ago.

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