Under Lay Tutorial
This is going to be a short tutorial on applying underlay to a design prior to
stitching.  Underlay is important to most designs to keep the stitches uniform
not enough will cause a poorly shaped stitch-out. The underlay must go in
different directions than the top and final stitches and this is what this tutorial
different directions than the top and final stitches and this is what this tutorial
will teach.
Open Studio and click on Edit at top of screen, then click on
preference.  Set hoop size to 3.94 x 3.94, then click on save and
apply.  This will give you a 4 x 4 work area.
Then click within the box that is the work area.  You will
now have a picture like the one below.
The horizontal line in the middle is the direction of the fill
stitches.  The two small lines are the direction for the
underlay.
you want to work with.  I will use a circle for this lesson.
The default settings for Embird is always 0 for the fill stitch
and 50 and -50 for the two underlay settings.  See the graph
below.
Here I have changed the fill stitch from 0 to 50.  Therefore I
need to change the underlay.
Since I changed the fill stitch to 50 I am now changing the underlay
stitches to 100 from 50 and the -50 to 0.    Whenever the changes
are made to the fill direction the underlay directions must also be
changed.  After making these changes, click on Apply at the bottom
of the parameter box.
The picture belows shows what the underlay will look like
without the cover stitches.  Notice  the opposite direction of the
underlay stitches without the cover stitches.  Notice  the
opposite direction of the underlay stitches to the direction of
the fill or top stitches which would be set at 0  
This completes this tutorial on "Underlay".  Good luck!!!
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