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180E Hoop problem

I have a 180E and I switched embroidery designs from a medium hoop to a design that needed a large hoop. The machine doesn't recognize that I have a large hoop on. It thinks there is a small hoop and I keep getting the error message to " change to a larger hoop" I've tried everything I can think of to try to get it to do a bigger design, but I keep getting the same error message.
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Thanks.. Joan

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Re: 180E Hoop problem

Joan, there are 3 micrositches on your embroidery unit arm. these switches are depressed when you attach the hoops, it appears from your comments that one switch is not functioning. This could be simple, it is out of alignment or more complex it is broken. Either way you need to take it to a professional for repair.

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