Other Functions

These functions can be used during the usage, including machine maintenance, information inquiry and system settings.

Click  in the main interface to enter the “Other functions” interface, which is a list of function keys. Pressing these keys is to perform the corresponding functions.

The interface is similar to that for assistant embroidery. The words on the keys can help user to understand the functions.

1. Check Emb Related Parameters

The user can get information of the current design’s parameters and some machine condition with this function.

  1. Click  in the main interface to enter the “Other functions” interface.
  2. Click “Check Emb Related Parameters”.
  3. System will show the current embroidery parameters.

They include: Design No, Total Emb Stitch, Free Memory, Cyclic Emb, Frame Origin, Software Frame Limit and Offset Point. Click  to return after viewing all the parameters.

2. View Statistics Info

  1. Click  in the main interface to enter the “Other functions” interface.
  2. Click “View Statistics Info”
  3. System will display statistics information interface

In the above interface, the statistics information is displayed in a chart. The user can click  to clear the value and click  to return.

3. Set Frame Origin/ Power-off Protection

Setting the frame origin point is the premise for saving the design’s start point and setting frame protection at sudden power-off. So after the installation or maintenance of machine, it’s necessary to set the frame zero point or power-off protection.

  1. Click  in the main interface to enter the “Other functions” interface.
  2. Click “Set Frame Origin”.
  3. Users can decide either to use “manual set frame origin” or “auto set frame origin”

System will ask users to make choice. Users can decide either to use “manually set frame origin” or to use “auto set frame origin”.
Before setting the frame origin manually, user can move the frame to the desired origin position, and click the key. Then the system will save the current position of frame as the origin point. When meeting emergency stop due to malfunctions or something unusual such as power off unexpectedly, etc. the machine will cancel the “setting frame origin” function to avoid the mistakes. User should do operation of “manual set frame origin” again, if the frame has been moved after power off, or power is resumed on again after repair.

If you hope the system automatically set the frame origin point, click “Auto set frame origin”, and the system will move the frame automatically and set the zero point according to the limit switch. So please ensure that the limit switch has been installed into the machine and activated.

4. Frame Origin Recovery

After power-off, if the frame is moved, this operation can be used to restore the frame position when power resumes. The proper performance of this operation is based on the setting on “Set Frame Origin” (Auto set frame origin). Additionally, when sudden power-off takes place in the process of embroidery operation and the frame has not been shifted, users can directly press the start key to continue embroidering after power resumes.

  1. Click  in the main interface to enter the “Other functions” interface.
  2. Click “Frame Origin Recovery”

If it is “auto set frame origin”, the machine will automatically move to the frame origin and then back to embroidering position before power-off. It will be invalid if the operation of “manually set frame origin” is done.

5. Set Frame Soft Protection

As the basis of the function of “Locate Design to Center”, this function is to set the embroidery range in the software, which is to have machine to embroider within this area.

  1. Click  in the main interface to enter the “Other functions” interface.
  2. Click “Set Frame Soft Protection”
  3. If have already established the software protection, the system hints the customer to clean original constitution.

  1. After clicking the confirm key, user can set the coordinate in the top-right corner.

Use the move frame key on panel to move the embroidery frame, confirm the upper-right corner point of soft limit position and click  to confirm it.

  1. Move frame, input coordinate of bottom-left corner of soft limit position.

Use the move frame key on panel to move the embroidery frame, confirm down-left corner point of soft limit position and click  to confirm.

  1. The system saves embroidery frame software protection.

6. Change Language

The system supports Chinese English, Turkish, Spanish and so on

  1. Click the “other functions” key  to enter into other functions interface.
  2. Click the shift key to change language.

Click the language you want; system will go to the language changing interface.

7. Machine Authorization Management

Note: The section is fit for the machine having password-protected function.

For a convenient machine management, the common user can’t have access to the setting of all parameters; the roles of the customer are divided into the common user, machine administrator and factory customer. The authorization of the common user is the lowest, they can only modify the embroidery parameters, machine administrator can modify the management parameters along with the embroidery parameters, but the factory user can modify all the parameters.
Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.

If machine administrator or the factory customer need modify the parameters after setting the password, they must input the password first, and then they can change the parameters. They can also change the password, save or recover the parameters here.

7.1. Disable/Change Admin Password

When machine come off the production line, the entire parameters of it are unlocked. At this moment, users can modify all the parameters and machine administrators can modify the password. After the password is changed, general users can’t modify the machine application parameters. Administrator must relieve system lock so that he can modify the password.

  1. Click on the main interface to enter the other functions interface. Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.
  2. Click “Disable/Change Factory Password”.
  3. Input old password and then the new one.

The administrator needs to input the old password and new password that need to be establish one by one in order, the factory will tell the administrator the system default password. The figure number of the new password must be between 4-9. For preventing the mistake operation of customer, the system will request user to input new password twice and without any difference.

7.2. Admin Unlock

After machine administrator modifies the password, the machine is locked. General customers can’t modify the machine application parameters at this time, and the administrator needs to input password to unlock the system before the modifying the parameters. The machine will be locked after power-on at each time.

  1. Click  on the main interface to enter the other functions interface. Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.
  2. Click “Disable/Change Admin Password”.

System will ask users to input password.

  1. Administrator input password

After administrator inputs the password, the system will be unlocked. Then customers can modify the machine application parameters.

7.3. Save/Recover Admin Optimum Parameters

    1.Save Admin Optimum Parameters

1) Click  on the main interface to enter the other functions interface. Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.

2)Click “Save Admin Optimum Parameters “

3)When system asks “Save the admin’s machine parameters?”, please press ““.

After above operations, the Admin optimum parameters will be saved. For recovering the admin optimum parameters, user needs follow the procedure at below.

      2.Recover Admin Optimum Parameters

1)Click  on the main interface to enter the other functions interface. Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.

2) Click “Recover Admin Optimum Parameters”.

3)  When  system  asks  “Recover  the  admin’s  machine  parameters?”,  please  press ““.

After the above operations, the values of the basic parameters of machine will be recovered to the original status, and the machine can work normally again.

7.4. Change Factory Password

Machine factory customers can modify all the parameters. When machines get off the production line, the machine is in unlocked status. Customers can change the password. Machine will be locked after the password is locked. If you want to change the parameter, you should unlock the password at first. Attention: If you repower the machine, machine will be locked again. The detailed operations are similar to those in “Disable/Change Admin Password”.

7.5. Factory Unlock

Operations of this function are similar to “Admin Unlock”

7.6. Save/Recover Factory Optimum Parameters

Procedures:

1) Click  on the main interface to enter the other functions interface. Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.

2) Click “Save All Parameters To Disk”

3)When system says “Insert Disk To Save All Parameters”, please insert the USB and then press ““.

4) When system displays “Success to save all parameters to file “DH-PARAM.TXT”, the update is successful.

After the above operations, user can update the machine. After the update, user needs to repower the computer. After the initialization of system, the parameters are be recovered. 

      2. Recovery of Parameters after Update

1) Click  on the main interface to enter the other functions interface. Click machine authorization management key, the system will display the authorization management interface.

2) Click “Load Parameters From Disk”

3)When system says “Insert Disk To Load Parameters”, please insert the USB and then press ““.

4) When system displays “Fail to read all parameters,fils not existed or changed., the loading is successful.

After the above operations, the value of the basic parameters of the embroidery machine will be recovered to the status before the update, and the machine can be used normally.

7.7. Initialize Machine Parameters

This function can initialize the general embroidery parameter of the machine. In the system, there is a group of value saved as the default parameter value; the factory and embroidery factory administrator can save corresponding parameter that they managed. When user activate this function to initialize the parameter, please follow the rules at below:

  1. When the factory password and embroidery factory administrator password were not established, the initialization will turn the general embroidery parameters to their default values that were saved by system.
  2. If the factory password had already been established and decoded, the initialization would turn the general embroidery parameters to their default values that were saved by system.
  3. If the factory password had already been set(but hadn’t been decoded), and the embroidery factory administrator password had been decoded (or had not been set at all), the initialization would turn the machine parameter managed by factory to value saved by factory, the other parameters would be turned to default value saved by system.
  4. If the factory password had been already set (but hadn’t been decoded), and the embroidery factory administrator password had already been set (but hadn’t been decoded), the initialization would turn the machine parameter managed by factory to value saved by factory, the machine application password managed by the administrator to the values saved, and the other parameters would be turned to default value saved by system.
  5. If the factory password had not been set and the embroidery factory administrator password had already been set and decoded, the initialization would turn the entire general embroidery parameter to the default value saved by system.
  6. If the factory password had not been set and the embroidery factory administrator password had already been set (but hadn’t been decoded), the initialization would turn the machine application password managed by the administrator to the values saved by the administrator, and the other parameters would be turned to default value saved by system.

8. Machine Information

Operation Procedures:

  1. At main interface, press “ ” to enter the machine parameter management interface.
  2. Click “Machine Info”

This function will help users to check u machine software information. Click  to exit.

9. Debugging Machine

 This operation is only for the repairman, the ordinary operators are banned to use these operations. Because these operations involve some mechanical works, please attach attention to the personal safety and equipments security at operation.

Adjustment function is to mainly used at Test of machine, Maintenance of machine and Problem-checking, which include the following function: (for the different model, the debugging item will be different)

10. Date and Time

In date and time interfaces, the customer can check and modify the date and time in system.

11. Touching Panel Correction

After using for a period, the touching panel may probably have the problem of the inaccurate operation. This problem can be resolved with the function of the touching panel correction. During the correction, please touch the very center of the cross displayed on the panel, or it may cause the operation in future. In order to avoid the trouble caused by the inaccurate correction, this operation is only for the person with the authorization.

  1. Click  on main interface to enter other functions operation interface.
  2. Click Touching Panel Correction
  3. If the machine have password-protected function and has been set password, please input admin password or factory password. If not, please go to Step 4.
  4. Click the center of the crosses one by one.

During the process of correction, a lot of crosses will appear on the screen. Users should click the center of them. System receives the data of those points and saves them as standard data for correction. Click  to exit.

  1. System will make adjustments according to the coordinates of points clicked by customers.

System will make self-adjustments according to the point clicked by customers, and then the system will return to “Other Functions” interface.

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