new silhouette need help pls!

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Posted 10/2/2012 by ksmummee in General Scrappin'
 

ksmummee
PeaNut

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Posted: 10/2/2012 5:26:26 PM
when i type or try to put a shape on the mat, nothing shows up. what am i doing wrong? i am following the directions that came with it.

thanks!

LolaLayout
StuckOnPeas

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Posted: 10/2/2012 9:41:15 PM
Here is a YouTube video about Silhouette basics.

Silhouette Basics video on YouTube

Hopefully that might answer your question.

Keianna
PeaAddict

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Posted: 10/2/2012 11:34:58 PM
May seem silly, but did you change the font color from white to black so your print shows up?



htstepper
PeaNut

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Posted: 10/3/2012 1:38:54 AM
Select the item on your mat with your mouse (even though it's not showing up). Then touch on the line button and increase the point size of the lines until you can see the item.


~Heidi




pagal74
PeaNut

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Posted: 10/5/2012 5:49:48 PM
Oh my goodness, THANK YOU Heidi! I was having the same problem as the OP. I never could figure this out and would use a fill in option to see what I was putting on the mat! That was so easy!!!

htstepper
PeaNut

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Posted: 10/5/2012 6:53:43 PM
You are welcome. I found out how to do that on YouTube! YouTube is your friend, LOL.


~Heidi



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