machines cannot read zipped files. And, most embroidery
software cannot open zipped files either. The simplest step is
to download unzipped files by using the "unzipped"
benefit to zipped files is that they are compressed, and take
up less space. If storage space is a concern for you, then
choose zipped files. Also, some designs, such as in-the-hoop
or applique designs, can only be downloaded as zipped.
If you download
zipped files, then you'll need to unzip them before loading to
your machine. The process is very fast and simple.
for instructions for unzipping on a PC, and
click here for
instructions for unzipping on a Mac.
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