Embird Embroidery Software
Updated 17 Mar 2012
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View History

The "View History" function in Manager’s "Middle Panel" menu displays a list of recently displayed designs, which is useful if you want to display a design again but cannot remember its name or location. Capacity of the history list is 200 designs.

Follow these steps to find out how to view the history list:

1 - Run Embird, it will start in "Manager" mode.

2 - Select "Middle Panel -> View History" menu (Picture No. 1).

Picture No. 1

Embird Tutorial - View History

3 - The list of recently displayed designs will appear on the middle panel (Picture No. 2).

Picture No. 2

Embird Tutorial - View History

4 - In case you are a registered user of the Iconizer plug-in and you want to see also the icons in the history list, click "Right Panel -> Preview Files" menu to set this option ON (Picture No. 3).

Picture No. 3

Embird Tutorial - View History

5 - Double click the filename of the design in the history list if you want to display it again (Picture No. 4). You can also right click the filename for popup menu with other commands.

Picture No. 4

Embird Tutorial - View History

6 - Embird will display the chosen file (Picture No. 5).

Picture No. 5

Embird Tutorial - View History

Note: Embird stores the history list in the "embird_history.txt" file in the temporary folder for currently logged on user, e.g. into "C:\Documents and Settings\Administrator\Local Settings\Temp\embird_history.txt" (or in "C:\EMBIRD32\HISTORY.TXT" file if you use version prior to Embird 2006). You can delete this file manually (e.g. in Windows Explorer) if you want to clear the history list, or select the "Middle Panel -> Clear History" menu in Embird.

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