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DST file format

File extension
.dst
File category
Description
DST files are designed for the embroidery machines of Tajima instructions. These machines have automated controlling. However, these files create instructions for designers. This file has coordinates and codes which manage needle work, sections of skipping, laying seams, etc. Pallets of colors, as well as various vector formats related data, are present in these files.
Technical details
Every file has two sections: a header, and a body. DST headers are generally of 512 bytes. The Headers utilize 125 bytes of data, which is normal. We can pass over a DST file because it hardly contains any information. The file may contain source to different information, which can be complex like thread colors or author. DST commands are 3 bytes long. Nearly all the rest embroidery layout is 2 bytes long.