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EMBIRD
FORMATS


Embroidery File Formats
supported in Embird

Please compare the file formats supported by your embroidery machine or software with below tables of Embird supported formats.
If there is at least one common file format, Embird is compatible with your equipment.
Download free demo to test compatibility and features or click here to check the list of supported embroidery hoops.

  File 
  Format
  Embroidery Machine
  Manufacturer or Software Producer
  Convert
  From
  Convert
  To
9MM   Pfaff
ART   Bernina Artista version 3

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)
EMB   Wilcom version 6
EOF   Embird (vector embroidery format)
EXP   Melco

EXY, E01 ~ E36

  Eltac stitch data

FXY, F01 ~ F36

  Fortron stitch data
GT   Gold Thread
HUS   Viking Husqvarna
JEF   Janome

JEF+

  Janome

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 1, 2, 2.5, 4.0, 5.5 and 6.0   Babylock, Bernina, Brother
PES version 3 and 5   Babylock, Bernina, Brother

PHB

  Brother ULT
PHC   Brother ULT
PLT   Siruba
PTN   Janome

SEW

  Elna, Janome / New Home, Kenmore
SEW   Brother BAS

SHV

  Viking Husqvarna Designer 1
SPX   Pfaff
SSP   Garudan
SST   Sunstar SWF

STX

  Data Stitch

TAP

  Happy
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
 

Supported Memory Cards and USB Stitcks

Card Format   Read   Write
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
 

Supported Memory Cards in Embird with Ultimate Box

Card Format Read

  Write

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)

 

Supported Image File Formats

  File Format   Convert
  From
  Convert
  To
BMP
GIF
JPG

PCX

PNG

PSD

TGA
TIF
ECW (in Studio)
CMX (imported into Studio and Embird as an embroidery design)
WMF (imported into Studio and Embird as an embroidery design)
EMF (imported into Studio and Embird as an embroidery design)

 

Supported Non-Standard Floppy Disk Formats*

  Disk Format

  Read From   Write To
Barudan FDR

Barudan FDR HD
Barudan FMC
Barudan S-FMC
Juki AMS
M-7000 Style
Marco/Zangs
Melco DOS
Melco SS**
Pfaff KSM
Tajima
Toyota
ZSK
ZSK TC
 
*Warning: Non-standard floppy disks cannot be processed when running under Windows NT/2000/XP.
 
**Floppy disk controller (FDC) with frequency modulation (FM) support is required for Melco SS disks operations.
 As currently used FDCs do not support FM, this format is unreadable on common computer.
 Special FDC must be installed into computer to support Melco SS format.
 

Serial Connection to Embroidery Machines

 Machine type

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