HQ Forte Software Downloads

On occasion, we release software updates to introduce new features as well as improve product stability. Please click on the link below to access the software files.

If you encounter any issues or have any questions about installing your new software, please contact us at HQCares@handiquilter.com or 1-877-MY-QUILT (697-8458).

Please read the items below carefully before downloading and installing the software. Only HQ Forte machine software should be used for updating an HQ Forte machine; using non-Forte update files may render the HQ Forte non-functioning. 

Software Download

INSTALLATION INSTRUCTIONS:

Right-click on the link below and select "Save As" to download.

Download the Installation Instruction Sheet (PDF)


HQ Forte Machine Update (FOR USE WITH OR WITHOUT HQ PRO-STITCHER):

To download the file, right-click on the link, then click "Save File As", then save the file to your computer. You can then open it from there.

Click here to download version QM51057-v4_63NG.s19 (Machine update)

There are no software updates at this time. (Front and rear display software)

Release Notes:

Watch the video below for instructions on how to install these files onto your HQ Forte longarm machine.