Using the Machine Setting Mode Key
to change the default machine settings (needle stop position, embroidery speed, opening
display, etc.). To display the different settings screens, press
"General settings" or
a Select whether to use the sewing speed controller to determine the zigzag width (see page S-39).
b Make adjustments to character or decorative stitch patterns (see page S-82).
c Adjust the presser foot height. (Select the height of the presser foot when the presser foot is raised.)
d Adjust the presser foot pressure. (The higher the number, the greater the pressure will be. Set the pressure at "3"
for normal sewing.) (see page S-17)
If the dual feed foot is installed and its roller is lowered, the pressure setting is fixed at "2" and cannot be changed.
e Fine tune the feed of the dual feed foot (see page B-67).
f Select whether "1-01 Straight stitch (Left)" or "1-03 Straight stitch (Middle)" is the utility stitch that is automatically
selected when the machine is turned on. (see page S-21)
g Select whether "Utility Stitch" or "Quilt Stitch" displayed first on the stitch selection screen when the "Sewing" is
h You can activate this setting after connecting the optional multi-function foot controller. (These settings are not
operable unless the optional multi-function foot controller is attached to the machine.)
i Change the height of the presser foot when sewing is stopped when the pivot setting is selected (see page S-15).
Adjust the presser foot to one of the three heights (3.2 mm, 5.0 mm and 7.5 mm). (see page S-15)
j Change the height of the presser foot when the machine is set to free motion sewing mode (see page S-40).
k When set to "ON", the thickness of the fabric is automatically detected by an internal sensor while sewing. This
enables the fabric to be fed smoothly (see pages S-8 and S-17).
l Press to save the current settings screen image to USB media (see page B-33)
for "Embroidery settings".
next to the page numbers, to display a different settings screen.
for "Sewing settings",