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"Edit/ Center/ Horizontal" " or Control/-"will line the selected form up with the center of the screen.  The three forms below were selected and centered one at a time.  If you select all three and center them, it centers the group.

You can use "Edit/Center/Vertical" or " Shift/ -" to center the selected form or stitches vertically.  The three forms below were selected and centered one at a time.  If you select all three and center them, it centers the group,

 

The "Center/ Entire Design"option is for moving your design around in the screen window. It will place the design in the center of the screen and in the center of the embroidery hoop.

Lesson 23, Copying a Form, and Layers

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Lessons Index

Lesson 22, Centering

There are several things you can do with the Centering functions in Thred.  

You can center forms or parts of a design on top of each other.

 Before you select the option "Edit/Center/Forms", you should select each form, beginning with the one you want to be on the bottom. Hold the Control key while you left click on each form, then either press the "L" hotkey, or click through the longer path: "Edit/Center/Forms".  You should see this result: