Notation Software Users Forum  


Go Back   Notation Software Users Forum > Musician community sharing > General music tips and questions

General music tips and questions Ask questions or share tips about instruments, playing, writing music, or other music-related topics.

Reply
 
Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
  #1  
Old 04-29-2012, 11:15 PM
pakemann
Guest
 
Posts: n/a
Default Moving notes between staves

Many midi files have up to 16 staffs. Say, you want to take measure 4-12 on a trombone staff and move them to emasures 4-12 on a sax staff, HOW DO YOU DO THAT without simply moving them note by note.
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 05-01-2012, 11:52 AM
Sherry C's Avatar
Sherry C Sherry C is offline
Product Manager
 
Join Date: Jul 2009
Location: Bad Axe, MI, USA (The Tip of the Thumb of Michigan)
Posts: 2,073
Default Re: Moving notes between staves

Hi,

With the Notes and Rests tab clicked (to make sure you're copy/pasting notes and not just a MIDI graph):

1. You can use Region Select to select the measures you want to copy.
2. Then Edit/Copy (or "Ctl + C") to copy the selection to your computer clipboard.
3. Now select the Region you want to paste those notes into.
4. Edit/Paste (or "Ctl+V") to paste the notes in.

You can read about selecting a Region by using Help/Users Guide, and then the Index to look up "region" and then double-click the "selecting" subtopic. You can also take a look at the free Tutorial Videos at http://www.notation.com/vb-forum/showthread.php?t=3980

Enjoy!
Sherry
__________________
Music is to the soul like water is to green growing things.
__________________________________
http://www.beanfieldcastle.net/music.html
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Different timed notes with no ties bluecamels Questions or problems 2 03-03-2011 03:33 AM
Selection of Notes in Composer 2.6 herbert Questions or problems 1 06-18-2010 03:09 PM
Notation Composer and Musician 233 maintenance release Mark Walsen (markwa) Announcements 30 04-01-2008 01:13 PM


All times are GMT. The time now is 10:17 AM.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.
Notation Software Germany UG www.notation.com/Imprint.php