Defining frame constraints

You can determine on which sides of frames you want to apply constraints.


  1. Optional: If you want to define frame constraints on a master page, open the master page in the master page editor.
  2. In the Formatting panel, activate Frames.
  3. In the music area, select the frame for which you want to edit the constraints.
  4. In the Frames section of the Formatting panel, click the constraint that corresponds to the side of the frame that you want to change.

    Locked constraint

    Unlocked constraint

  5. Change the constraint in any of the following ways:
    • Move the unlocked side to the required position.

    • In the Frames group of the Properties panel, enter a fixed value for Height or Width.