Middle Panel Menu (Manager)

See also Options Menu

The Middle Panel is the preview area. If a design is displayed, placing mouse cursor on the Middle Panel shows hint with file information - design name, stitch count, size, start needle, scale etc. Displayed image can be copied to clipboard or saved into bitmap .BMP or .JPG file. Selection of these functions is made by choosing corresponding command in Middle Panel Menu or in Popup Menu, which is displayed when you right click on the preview area.

If a single design is displayed, its color palette appears at the bottom of Middle Panel. Please read Color Palette Menu topic to find out more about color palettes.

Middle Panel Menu and Popup Menu Commands:

Import Image

Display chosen image file on Middle Panel. Use this command in conjunction with Pick Color command in Color Popup Menu to change the colors in design according to artwork stored in image file. View design first, then import the image and finally change colors.

Export Image

Save image displayed on preview area to chosen .BMP or .JPG file.

Copy Image to Clipboard

Copy image displayed on preview area to clipboard. May be used in other application after pasting with CTRL+V key combination.

Send Image in E-mail

Send image displayed on preview area as .JPG file attached to e-mail.

Use Image as Wallpaper

Use image displayed on preview as desktop wallpaper.

View History

Show/hide the history of viewed files. The history list contains the full paths to recently displayed files. Double-click on the list to view the file again. If the Preview Files option is ON in Right Panel menu, then also the design icon will be shown in the history list.

Clear History

Clear history list.

View Tree

Show/hide the tree of files located in selected folder at Right Panel, while taking the Filter setting into consideration. Double-click on the list to view the file. If the Preview Files option is ON in Right Panel menu, then also the design icon will be shown in the tree.