Files with emb file extension may also be found as vendor independent embroidery designs from software platforms like Orchida or Wilcom.

There are 3 other file types using
the EMB file extension!

emb icon.emb - ABT extended module

empty icon.emb - EMBL nucleotide format

emb icon.emb - Everest embedded bank file

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EMB file extension - Embroidery design

What is emb file? How to open emb files?

File type specification:

Graphics file type icon Graphics file type

File extension emb is also commonly used for various vendor independent embroidery designs produced by software like Orchida or Wilcom.

Probably used for exchange purposes or as default projects / designs (contains shapes, stitching patterns, etc.). Can be typically exported to vendor specific formats.

EMB format is for example used in Elna Xquisite range of machines.

Updated: November 13, 2023

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Help how to open:

Much like any other embroidery file, *.emb files can be opened in a broad range of embroidery design software.

How to convert:

Typically embroidery designs may be converted between each other. There also exist a digitizing function that allows users to create embroidery designs from bitmap pictures (*.jpg etc.).

Find conversions from emb file:

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List of software applications associated to the .emb file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open emb file, edit emb file, convert emb file, view emb file, play emb file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Click on the tab below to simply browse between the application actions, to quickly get a list of recommended software, which is able to perform the specified software action, such as opening, editing or converting emb files.

Software that open emb file - Embroidery design

Programs supporting the exension emb on the main platforms Windows, Mac, Linux or mobile. Click on the link to get more information about listed programs for open emb file action.

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