HUSQVARNA VIKING® DESIGNER DIAMOND™ Update

This update is available to all registered HUSQVARNA VIKING® DESIGNER DIAMOND™ sewing and embroidery machine owners. You need the Embroidery Machine Communication CD, (4D Organizer, 4D QuickFont) which came with your HUSQVARNA VIKING® DESIGNER DIAMOND™ installed on a personal computer, running Windows XP, Vista. You need to have your DESIGNER DIAMOND™ registered.

If you have not yet installed the Embroidery Machine Communication or registered your DESIGNER DIAMOND™, insert your Embroidery Machine Communication CD, (4D Organizer, 4D QuickFont) and follow the on-screen instructions.

DESIGNER DIAMOND™ update version 2926-5144:
  • The new update now includes all languages (same as in Designer SE).
  • Based on customer feedback we have also made some minor corrections and improvements.

How to download:

  1. Connect your DESIGNER DIAMOND™ to the computer with the USB Cable. Turn your DESIGNER DIAMOND™ on. Make sure the DESIGNER DIAMOND™ icon at the bottom right of your computer screen is active (active   , not active   ).

    If you don't find the DESIGNER DIAMOND™ tray icon:
    Open 4D Configure. Click on the Send 1 tab and click on the "Embroidery machine Communication" button for DESIGNER DIAMOND™.

    If you only have an inactive Designer Diamond tray icon:
    Make sure your DESIGNER DIAMOND™ is turned on and connected to your computer.
    Please Note: You must use the same USB port as when you activated the DESIGNER DIAMOND™ communication at installation.

  2. Connect your computer to the Internet
  3. Open the program 4D Configure (Go to Start/All Programs/4D Embroidery System/4D Configure).
  4. Click on “Smart Update”. You may be asked if your system has a dongle. Answer No.
  5. The program starts searching for the latest update version for your DESIGNER DIAMOND™ and a list with suggested downloads is presented.
  6. Click on "Download" and save the download to your computer. Note the location saved in.

How to update:
Please be aware that if you select “Restore to default factory embroidery disk” in “Advanced Options” of the update program all user data (designs and U-menu) will be lost during this update. A power failure during a software update might crash the user disk and a full software update would be needed after this. So, be advised to backup your important files before any software updates!

  1. Turn off your DESIGNER DIAMOND™.
  2. Double click on the downloaded file to start the installation.
  3. You may get an Open file – Security Warning. Click Run to continue.
  4. The DESIGNER DIAMOND™ software update program will start. Follow the instructions given on screen.
  5. When the Update is complete your DESIGNER DIAMOND™ will automatically restart.