Deleting empty bars/beats at the end of flows

You can trim flows by deleting any empty bars or beats left at the end.


  1. In Write mode, select an item in the flow you want to trim.
  2. Open the bars and barlines popover in any of the following ways:
    • Press Shift-B.

    • In the Notations toolbox, click Popovers Popovers button, then Bars and Barlines Bars and Barlines button.

  3. Enter trim into the popover.
  4. Press Return to close the popover.


Empty bars/beats at the end of the selected flow are deleted.


You can also trim flows by choosing Write > Trim Flow.