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I have version 1 of the Bernina Artista Software. My old laptop had a parallel port. Laptop crashed. Bought a new laptop with no parallel port. I have order a cable with a usb connector and parellel port connector. I hope this will work. Any experience with this situation and if it does indeed work? Hope someone can help. Also would like to upgrade software from version 1 to version 3. Any pitfalls in doing this?

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I had this same problem and when I tried to hook it up I got the error message "port com # in use." I remember this was an easy to solve problem a long time ago but I can't remember what I did to fix it. Someone from the computer store is going to try and fix it but I don't know "when!" Since I got a cheap hard drive put in my old computer, I'm going to reinstall it there if I can and just use it for that. If you're going to upgrade it make sure you can get the version 1 in your computer first and upgrade after it's up and working.

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