I downloaded it to my desktop and just removed the .jpg and replaced it with .gsd. I retyped it. I didn't know I needed a program to change it. It immediately opened in Silhouette Studio and I saved it to my Silhouette Library.
I will try the release compound path. If that works to ungroup them do I need to put compound path back after I move the pieces off the mat to cut later?
"I have not failed . I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work" --Thomas A. Edison