• Bernadette Hoy

Embroidery File Types

As part of our Embroider / Sew along ( Words to Quilt By | my-sewing-supplies ( ) I was looking at embroidery file types. When downloading the Bernina version I had the option of an ART80 or ART42 file type. I wondered what the difference was. I knew ART80 was what I needed, but why ?

Wikipedia tells us: ‘A filename extension is an identifier specified as a suffix to the name of a computer file. The extension indicates a characteristic of the file contents or its intended use. A file extension is typically delimited from the filename with a full stop (period), but in some systems it is separated with spaces’.

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