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Needle doesn't line up

I've never used my sewing machine before and today I tried to figure it out. I jumped the gun though and tried to sew without the foot on. I figured out the problem and put the foot on and now the need won't line up with the hole in the foot. Is there any way I can align it?

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With the pattern dial set on the straight stitch, you can align the needle by turning the width dial and setting it to about 2.5 ( so that the needle will stay in the center).

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