SIMPLY SIXTEEN SOFTWARE DOWNLOADS

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

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

Please read the items below carefully before downloading and installing the software.

The Machine Software (or Firmware) consists of two or three different programs. One for the main control board, one for the front handlebar board and one for the rear handlebar board (if purchased). If you are experiencing any difficulties with your Simply Sixteen, please check the firmware version you are currently using (by pressing the “i” button at the top right of your machine screen) and if the numbers are lower than the version numbers listed here, download the latest version and install it on your Simply Sixteen.

Simply Sixteen Machine software (current version 5.26):

  • This is the initial version released with the Simply Sixteen
  • File Name: Simply_M.hql

Simply Sixteen Front Display software (current version 1.36):

  • Must be installed to allow rear handlebars to function
  • File Name: SimplyF.s19

Simply Sixteen Front Display software (current version 1.36):

  • This is the initial version release for rear handlebars
  • File Name: SimplyR.s19

Click Here to open the Simply Sixteen User Manual and follow the instructions for Updating Machine Software.

Click Here to download the latest Simply Sixteen software. When the zip folder has finished downloading, locate the Simply_Software.zip file and right-click and select “Extract All” to extract the three files. Copy all three files to a USB memory stick, then refer to the Simply Sixteen User Manual and follow the instructions for Updating Machine Software.