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Husqvarna Des 1.. won't recognize hoops

I was working on some Christmas presents when my machine apparently lost its mind! Suddenly, the embroidery arm shifted and tried to needle down on the plastic of the hoop. I turned the machine off and restarted it, reloaded the design and tried to start over, but now it will not recognize the hoops (any of them!) and keeps giving me the message "wrong hoop for embroidery. please check hoop and restart". I KNOW I have the correct hoop in the machine. I even tried programming it for a larger hoop than necessary and trying the corresponding hoop, but it will not recognize any hoop. Any advice??? Please help!!

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  • Anonymous Jan 17, 2009

    Although the machine and hoop had been working ok. Suddenly had same problem of the hoop not being the correct one,even using different designs and different size hoops!

  • Anonymous Mar 17, 2014

    Viking designer 1stopped recognizing 100x100 hoop

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    can my hoop be broken

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    can my hoop be broken

  • Anonymous Mar 23, 2014

    is my hoop broken



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The embroidery unit needs to be calibrated. Can only been done by a trained dealer. you can relax, it is not a major issue and shuold not cost you a arm and a leg. Ask the dealer to also calibrate your touch screen and download the working hours on your machine.



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