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Singer Professional Sew-Ware 2.00 Converter is not compatible with my new computer that has Windows Vista

I bought a new computer and did not think about my Singer professional sew ware 2.00 being compatible. Is there an upgrade for this sullution?

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  • dihunter Oct 22, 2008

    I also have purchased a new computer with Vista and I can not get the PSW software to install.

  • nanc591 Nov 04, 2008

    Same thing, New computer vista 34 bit. software won't load

  • april134 Nov 15, 2008

    same problem

  • SAINDRA Dec 21, 2008

    MY SEW WARE IS 1.1 AND I CANT GET ANY HELP FROM SINGER OR DELL

  • Anonymous Feb 25, 2009

    i also have purchased a new computer with Vista and I can not get the PSW software to install.

  • arojoe2005 Mar 04, 2009

    While trying to install Profession Sew-Ware on Windows Vista 32 bit the program goes to 100 percent and just hangs up. If I close it all out and goto the PSW folder I can execute the program but I get a CPORTIO.Drv error. Everything works fine on Windows XP so I know my software and hardware are working fine.

  • Anonymous Apr 14, 2009

    I have a new computer without any serial ports. I bought the serial to USB converter but I still can't transfer anything fro mthe new computer to the XL-6000.

  • Djohnsond465 Apr 30, 2009

    cportio.sys error also

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I have a psw 2.0 and I can't down load designs from Windows 8. HELP!!!!!

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The software and indeed the xl-6000 will not work with a 64bit system.I had the same problem.I bought a used laptop 32bit and windows xp and it works perfectly.You can get a serial/usb adapter to use with newer pc that doesn't have serial port,but you still need 32bit system.

Posted on Apr 03, 2010

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I too am having PSW 1.1 problems and tried the "COMPATABILITY MODE" solution and it did not work. 1.0 works but not when 1.1 is installed.

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can you kindly let me know the version of the current driver which you are using. This problem which you are presently facing is caused due to memory error on your sewing machine. Kindly take a vaccum cleaner and blow your sewing machine off the accumalated dust. Further, You need to install the software for the USB to serial port adapter, and then plug the adapter in
and then install the software for the machine. If you don't follow the procedure you will get the error.

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