Where are my ESA files? Where are my motifs?

Where are my ESA files? Where are my motifs?

Custom Assets - Personal Data file locations

 

If you are updating from Hatch 1 or Hatch 2 to Hatch 3 and want to move your custom assets to a new computer, you can find them at the locations below.

 

NOTE:

Custom Assets = Personal Data = User Defined > they are all the same, just different names depending on where you are reading about them.

 

 Custom Assets

Files:

What is their file name and extension?

Hatch v1

Hatch v2.0

Hatch v2.1 and v3.x

Thread Charts

xxx.TCH (.tch)

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\RES

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\RES

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\RES\ThreadCharts

Created Hoops

USRHOOPS.DSC

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\RES

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\RES

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\RES\Hoops

Auto Fabrics

userdefined.autost

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\RES

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\RES

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\RES\AUTOFABRIC

Motifs

xxx.ESA

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\USERLETW

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\USERLETW

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\MOTIFS

Borders

xxx.ESA

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\USERLETW

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\USERLETW

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\BORDERS

Carving Stamps

xxx.ESA

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\USERLETW

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\USERLETW

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\STAMPS

ESA Fonts from 3rd party*

xxx.ESA (.esa)

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery Software V1\USERLETW

C:\Program Files (x86)\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery 2\USERLETW

C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\FONTS
Keyboard Fonts xxx.KDC n/a n/a C:\ProgramData\Wilcom\Hatch Embroidery\FONTS
Articles xxx.png C:\Users\Public\Public Pictures\Hatch 1 Pictures\Articles C:\Users\Public\Public Pictures\Hatch Pictures\Articles C:\Users\Public\Public Pictures\Hatch Pictures\Articles
Fabrics

xxx.JPG

xxx.BMP

C:\Users\Public\Public Pictures\Hatch 1 Pictures\Fabrics C:\Users\Public\Public Pictures\Hatch Pictures\Fabrics

C:\Users\Public\Public Pictures\Hatch Pictures\Fabrics

 

 

 

If you cannot find the folder ProgramData, it may be set to a hidden file on your computer. Here is how you can "unhide" it.

 

 

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