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by jsmcwilliam
Sun Sep 22, 2019 2:05 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Two titles on one page
Replies: 5
Views: 438

Re: Two titles on one page

Thanks that works great for me. I also had to repeat the proces for the time signature.
John McWilliam
by jsmcwilliam
Sun Sep 22, 2019 2:03 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Coda on a new line
Replies: 1
Views: 258

Coda on a new line

Finale ver 26 under Windows 10. I have a solo piece ending with a "D.S. al Coda". No problem there, however: 1. I want to place my short Coda on a new line under the last line of the piece and I don't want the last line to streach to the right margin. 2. Alternatively, I want to end the staff and ha...
by jsmcwilliam
Sun Sep 22, 2019 10:01 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Two titles on one page
Replies: 5
Views: 438

Two titles on one page

I run version 26 under Windows 10. I have two short clarinet pieces which I want to be contained on one page. The notes are already in finale with a space between the first and second pieces. My problem is: 1. How to introduce the second title, composer etc. 2. The second piece is in a different key...
by jsmcwilliam
Tue Mar 19, 2019 4:53 pm
Forum: General Finale Help
Topic: Splitting music into layers
Replies: 1
Views: 343

Splitting music into layers

Finale 25.5 Windows 10 I am working with an imported xml orchestral score and the flute parts 1 & 2 are on the same staff. Both are depicted in layer 1. Is there a quick way to move the second flute part into layer 2. For example a keyboard shortcut which allows me to click on the 2nd. Flute notes t...
by jsmcwilliam
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:15 am
Forum: General Finale Help
Topic: Multiple note corrections (editing)
Replies: 1
Views: 356

Multiple note corrections (editing)

Inserting multiple articulations can be done reasonably effectively using the drag/mark method, however, if I have a bar with 12 triplets: |Fb G Fb G Fb G....| (this is written of coarse as |Fb G F G..... | and want to change the flat to a sharp |F# G F# G...| (to give me |F# G F G.... | then have t...
by jsmcwilliam
Tue Mar 12, 2019 3:41 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: add measures & the measures are way too big for the new page
Replies: 7
Views: 3287

Re: add measures & the measures are way too big for the new

Finale 25
Windows 10

I have had the same problem and followed the instructions given above. The final solution given worked for me.

John McWilliam
by jsmcwilliam
Tue Mar 12, 2019 3:38 pm
Forum: General Finale Help
Topic: Adding measures to a score
Replies: 3
Views: 539

Re: Adding measures to a score

Thanks for the input. It solved my problem

John McWilliam
by jsmcwilliam
Mon Mar 11, 2019 7:39 pm
Forum: General Finale Help
Topic: Adding measures to a score
Replies: 3
Views: 539

Adding measures to a score

Finale 25 WINDOWS 10 I have spent considerable time formatting a score with 28 parts. Having completed the first page I want to add measures and create page two.When I add measures, however, I seem to loose my initial formatting on the new page. The staves are enlarged and the space between the stav...
by jsmcwilliam
Thu Jan 24, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Flipping existing articulations
Replies: 4
Views: 724

Re: Flipping existing articulations

I could not find that plugin in the dropdown list. Is this also an F26 function?

John
by jsmcwilliam
Tue Jan 22, 2019 9:40 am
Forum: Beginners
Topic: Flipping existing articulations
Replies: 4
Views: 724

Flipping existing articulations

I run Finale 25 under windows 10 and want to flip existing articulations: 1. The manual tells me to mark the articulation and press F, however, doing this has no effect. In the attachment, the second beat, I want to move the dots on E and A to below the beam. Similarly, the third beat A & C and the ...