If Rock Works17 is already licensed (unlocked) on your computer and if your maintenance is current, you can install the latest version at no charge. You will not be able to use the newest version of Rock Works17 if you maintenance has lapsed.You can either: (1) Contact Rock Ware to renew your maintenance for support/updates/upgrades. (2) Go to the Archived Versions page to download the version equal to or older than the date your maintenance expires.Also the “Last3Twice” is the traditional back and forth similar to manually locking a seam by sewing backwards.Added new “Add Stitches To Line” type called “Fill Pattern With Guide Curve” this allows you to control how the fill is aligned in a satin.Added ability to define a corner to the “curve through points” tool or “curved column through points” tool.To activate press “b” or the tool item “Activate corner” before clicking the corner point.2018-08-06 v.2.8.1 Update Edge patterns now align to the start and end of a satin. 2018-02-03 v.2.6.6 Update Added photo render, changed add line, curve to allow multiple points, added more tools to tablet bars. Fixed slow regeneration of stitch patterns, fill, motifs in selection dialog. Added the ability to move, rotate, and scale children of graphic object (i.e. Added quick select in object browser, to use drag over the cell you want to select hide etc. Fixed PES import for colors out of the range 1 to 64. 2017-10-22 v.2.5.3 Update Added more end caps, improved speed, the added ability to turn off undo which improves speed for complicated designs, added freehand curves, added turn satin into an outline, fixed multihoops selection not being saved.
Added grouping ids and ability to select one or double click to select all group elements.If you have a purchased version of Embroidery Ware, check your updates date on the Embroidery Ware startup screen.The example below shows where the update date can be found.Note: Any one of the Embroidery Ware Updates are a complete version of the program. Added pan and zoom buttons to the lettering dialog.You only need to install the latest one your updates date allows. Added duplicate and delete to the object pattern spacing dialog.