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by newbiecat
Fri Feb 24, 2017 2:16 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Getting stuck in Preview mode HELP PLEASE!
Replies: 4
Views: 1693

Getting stuck in Preview mode HELP PLEASE!

I have updated to 4.058 and beginning to wish I hadn't - every time I select preview - and I use it a lot - I cannot get out of the preview and continue working - the only solution is to close down the program

Please can someone tell me how to solve this

by newbiecat
Sat Jan 02, 2016 1:04 am
Forum: General
Topic: Tiles & Extras
Replies: 10
Views: 6272

Re: Tiles & Extras

HI do you want to attach the file ( providing it isn't copyright) and then we could have a look and try to find out what is happenin

by newbiecat
Sat Jan 02, 2016 1:01 am
Forum: Tutorials
Topic: Orientation of cut
Replies: 1
Views: 4265

Re: Orientation of cut

HI there Little confused by your post - what is your scal set to cut as WISIWIG OR ORIGIN POINT OR CENTRAL ?? If it is set to Origin point it should start cutting from the right hand corner point of the design no matter where the object is set on the mat ! Look carefully at the cutting dialog box - ...
by newbiecat
Sat Jan 02, 2016 12:57 am
Forum: Holidays
Topic: Happy New Year 2016
Replies: 4
Views: 3917

Re: Happy New Year 2016

Happy New Year
Don't get much time to drop by here these days -working too long - still happy to be paying the bills

wish everyone joy in their hearts, peace in their minds and strength and fortitude to deal with all the rest

Pandora :)
by newbiecat
Sat Mar 14, 2015 4:25 am
Forum: General
Replies: 1
Views: 1143


So a few questions Which software are you importing the file into to use for cutting - it may be SCAL in which case which version are you using and is it on a windows or mac ? Also when you say it only cuts the outside of the group where else are you expecting it to cut ? Can you post a jpeg or the ...
by newbiecat
Sat Mar 14, 2015 4:22 am
Forum: General
Topic: Clear Glass Craft Blocks
Replies: 4
Views: 1450

Re: Clear Glass Craft Blocks

Does anyone know where they can be bought in the UK? I am looking for ones that are not too heavy and have an opening in the top - I have looked all over and living in a flat don't want to buy ones that I need to drill open to be able to put fairy lights inside Anyone know please? regards Pandora
by newbiecat
Thu Oct 30, 2014 5:48 am
Forum: Animals
Topic: help needed please
Replies: 3
Views: 1832

Re: help needed please

Hi there
Great suggestions made already - just to check what software are you using to cut with ? Does is have a setting to allow repeat cuts / passes of the file?
Might be worth checking to see it is set on only 1

by newbiecat
Tue Oct 28, 2014 11:29 am
Forum: Newbie, FAQs
Topic: Which cutting device do you recommend?
Replies: 6
Views: 2927

Re: Which cutting device do you recommend?

Hi so I have a 18" Silver bullet which I adore, just returned from our retreat during which I debossed thick foil, cut hammer card (280gsm) , engraved a mirror tile, cut a zebra picture tyvek -which some people used to cut such beautifully small pieces it took my breath away, punched a Christmas tre...
by newbiecat
Mon Aug 25, 2014 10:03 am
Forum: General
Topic: Help neede
Replies: 2
Views: 1162

Re: Help neede


Select the letter or letters first then select Object (menu) >Transform > Flip Horizontal

by newbiecat
Sun Aug 24, 2014 12:01 pm
Forum: eCAL
Topic: Trying something a little different
Replies: 7
Views: 10241

Re: Trying something a little different

Fascinated to hear how cutting tissue paper was - can't begin to imagine how you can use a sticky mat - and get it off again in one piece - perhaps if it is small it might work

Not that I really want to cut any just curious to know what happened

P :?: