Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows

Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows

Download Editors' Rating:
4.5
Outstanding
Average User Rating:
3.1
out of 7 votes

Quick Specs

  • Version:
    3.044
  • Total Downloads:
    32,456
  • Date Added:
    January 09, 2013
  • File Size:
    10.85MB
  • Downloads Last Week:
    113
  • Operating Systems:
    Windows XP/Vista/7

Editors' Review

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Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows is a program that you can with Cricut Personal and Cricut Expression die cut machines to cut shapes and letters made with True Type fonts.

Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows has a stylish interface that features a self-healing mat as the background. We entered some sample text into the program and found that you can change the text size by clicking and dragging one of the corners of the bounding box, as you can with most page-layout and shape-drawing programs. Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows has some common shapes built into the menu, and a feature called "Welding" allows users to create new shapes out of overlapping shapes. You can import SVG files, a handy feature for users who use other software to create graphics. You can save your files and you can activate your Cricut machine with the "Cut" button through the program's menus. There is not a way to print or Export artwork created with Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows, but that might be asking for too much, since the program was designed to be used with Cricut machines.

Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows has a good Help file that includes instructions on how to use the program as well as how to hook up your Cricut machine to your computer. The program does leave a watermark on your artwork during the trial. For users who have Cricut Personal and Cricut Expression die cut machines, Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows is a useful tool.

 
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User Reviews
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1 stars

"NOT for Cricut"

September 21, 2011  |  By toeke2

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 3.007

Pros

Many possibilities.

Cons

Not working with Cricut.

Summary

Although the description mentions the Cricut over and over, this version is NOT compatible with the Cricut. You need an older version for that.
This information is wrong !

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1 stars

"Say ByeBye to what was a good software"

July 02, 2011  |  By neferladybug

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 2.030

Pros

none as it cannot be activated

Cons

You can no longer buy an activation key for this software due to "PC" taking legal action against the software producer

Summary

Waste of time even downloading it now as you will only get a demo version that outs lines through anything you try to use.

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5 stars

"Excellent, versatile, fun to use."

November 19, 2010

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 2.030

Pros

Can use any true-type font, can make your own die-cuts, easy to make the project the exact size you need. Lots of tutorials available.

Cons

Can be tricky getting the workspace organized.

Summary

The ability of SCAL to use any true-type font makes the program incredibly versatile. You can manipulate the fonts on the workspace to see exactly how they will look. You can add special effects, such as welding letters, adding shadow, and cutting on a slant. The program is easy to figure out and there are many tutorials available to help you create what you want.

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4 stars

"Wow, what a great product for the price"

July 08, 2009  |  By snownut

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 1.016

Pros

Very easy to use

Cons

No con to the software, but I do wish the download was more of a trial version that really showed what you could cut and did not have lines through it. This would make me more sure before I purchase full license.

Summary

I plan to purchase the full version. I think it is a great piece of software for using with my Cricut machine. Wish I'd discovered it before I purchased Cricut software for $100

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5 stars

"Works perfectly. This software cuts anything you want!"

July 06, 2009  |  By jdowns11

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 1.016

Pros

Costs the same as a single Cricut cartridge. Cut with regular fonts you already have on your computer, or download thosands more for free on the internet. Developer is constanly releasing free updates to improve product.

Cons

Images you want to cut must be in SVG file format. Not a big deal as there are programs that will convert your existing artwork to SVG.

Summary

You can find it cheaper. Just Google "sure cuts a lot".

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5 stars

"Awsome product. I use it all the time! Well worth the $"

June 01, 2008  |  By scrappinmimi

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 1.004

Pros

You can use any ttp fonts as long as it is downloaded to your computer. Also you can use the dingbats [shapes]

Cons

I had to download the upgrade to my cricut before i could use it and you have to have a cartridge in to use this program.You do have to buy the special usb a/b cord also.

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1 stars

"Did not even work! Not even worth 1 star.."

May 05, 2008  |  By graysmomma

 |  Version: Sure Cuts A Lot for Windows 1.004

Pros

I downloaded the program and tried to run it and it had an error code pop up so I tried again and the same thing.

Cons

Didn't work from the get go...

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Full Specifications

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What's new in version 3.044
Version 3.044 has added Silhouette Portrait and fixed a problem with scanning registration marks with Cougar Pro.
General
Publisher Craft Edge
Publisher web site http://www.craftedge.com
Release Date January 09, 2013
Date Added January 09, 2013
Version 3.044
Category
Category Home Software
Subcategory Hobby Software
Operating Systems
Operating Systems Windows, Windows Vista, Windows XP, Windows 7
Additional Requirements None
Download Information
File Size 10.85MB
File Name SetupSureCutsALot_3_044.zip
Popularity
Total Downloads 32,456
Downloads Last Week 113
Pricing
License Model Free to try
Limitations Watermark on output
Price $75

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