All designs are categorized and you can easily filter them in the browser by selecting any of the available categories. The designs will be filtered and you will be able to view them from the specific category you currently choose.
Janome MC15000 machine is turned on and can send designs to it directly. Other devices are not needed for transferring files to the machine. Now there are not limits in the places where you can create and embroider your designs.
You can search for the designs you are looking for in the “already purchased” list and in the “available to buy in the market” list at the same time. You can also sort the results by Name, Date or Package.
AcuDesign has an iCloud connection to synchronize embroidery design purchases between different devices (iPad, iPhone etc.). It also synchronizes many other personalizing settings, like the measurement system and the thread palettes you use.
There are different views that show the embroidery designs grouped by package. In order to access the different views you can either click on the icon at the top left corner of the Embroidery browser or on the tag of any design.
Post your designs to Facebook and receive Likes, comments and suggestions from your friends. If you have a business, you can invite your customers to check the designs you have posted on your Facebook page and decide which one they want to order.
Organize your designs by selecting the Package in which will belong, the Category they will be added in, where they will be Stored (Device, Dropbox) and which Tags apply to them. You can organize the designs one by one or by selecting multiples.
Photorealistic, real-time simulation of the stitching process, with machine’s speed adjustment option and “move frame” ability; the sound of the machine can be muted or its volume adjusted from the Preferences, while special care has been taken to conserve battery especially when the user is idle.
AcuDesign gives you the ability to change thread colors from a complete collection of thread color palettes. You can also filter the Thread palettes you want to view and use. After making the changes you want, you can send the information about the threads that you will use in the specific design by email, along with the quantity you will need and use this as shopping list.
In AcuDesign App you have three different selection tools (Object selection, Lasso selection, Brush selection) and three selection modes (Normal, Add to selection and remove from selection). You also have the ability to Select All objects or Invert your selections which are very useful selection options. These tools will make your life easier when editing your designs.
Resize the embroidery designs proportionally or not to prepare it for embroidery. AcuDesign will automatically adjust the stitch density. You can mirror a design by dragging the resize handle to the direction you want the design to be mirrored. AcuDesign can also change the stitch type of the object if this is needed after scaling.
You can rotate or slant specific objects or the entire design and get the embroidery results you want. You also have the ability to change the rotation/slant center of the design and make transformations based on the new center.
A stitch editor is also included which allows you to Add, Move or Delete stitches. These tools are very useful for fine tuning the embroidery design before sending it to the machine. An automatic magnifier will follow the selected stitch for better tuning.
Merge your designs by copying and pasting parts from one design to the other. You can even create new embroidery designs from parts of various designs or even create repeats of parts of the same design.
If you want a specific design to fit in the selected hoop, you can use the Auto-fit option which will do that for you automatically. The App will not only fit the design into the hoop but it will also automatically adjust its density.
Editing module includes a tool which can automatically clean the small stitches (>0.4mm) from the design. This improves the quality of the design and the occurrence of thread breaks while embroidering.
An Interactive help system is available inside the software that will give you quick hints on how each tool can be used. You can activate the help system and simply tap on the tool you want to learn about. For the complex tools, extensive documentation is available online.