Command Location: Staves Menu
The Staff Manager displays information about all the staves in the score and allows you to:
The Staff Manager dialog is made up of three tabs (MIDI Configuration, Display and Playback and Staff Namings) and a Staff Display Window. The window lists each of the staves contained within the MIDI file and displays their details.
|Apply/Apply Now||The Apply button applies all of the changes made to the
staff/staves without the need to close the dialog box by hitting the OK button. E.g. If you hide a selected staff and rearrange the order of the remaining staves these changes will not be reflected on the score until you press the Apply button.
If you would like your changes to be made immediately use The Apply Now button. When this button is used any changes made to the staves will be reflected on the score right away, without the need to click the Apply button.
The buttons on the left-hand side of the window can be used to edit selected staves, either individually or in groups (simply hold down the shift key as you select the staves for your group).
|Opens the Staff Options menu and enables you to do the following:
|Allows you to move selected staves to a higher position on the score.|
|Allows you to move selected staves to a lower position on the score.|
|Adds a new staff.|
|Deletes the selected staff.|
|Makes a copy of the
selected staff and inserts it as a new staff. All staff information
and notation is copied to the new staff, including:
If you wish to copy only the notation from one staff to another (and not the staff instrument and other properties), then you might try Selecting Entire Staves in Power Edit Mode instead.
In addition, within the Staff Display Window, the following buttons may be used to hide or to mute selected staves.
|Using the check box columns marked overhead with a cross (x) and a speaker, selected staves can be hidden/shown and muted/unmuted. The first column is the hide/show function and the second the mute function.|
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