The toolbar allows you to access modes and workspace options as well as the Mixer and main transport options. It is located at the top of the project window and is available in all modes.

You can hide/show the toolbar in any of the following ways:

  • Press Ctrl/Cmd-6.

  • Choose Window > Show Toolbar.

Toolbar with elements labelled

The toolbar contains the following:

  1. Modes

    Selectable workspaces in the project window that represent different phases in the workflow of preparing a score. If the width of the main project window becomes sufficiently small, the mode buttons become a menu.

  2. Workspace options

    Provide options that allow you to select different layouts to open in the music area and to change the working environment.

  3. Show Video

    Hides/Shows the Video window.

  4. Show Mixer

    Hides/Shows the Mixer window.

  5. Mini transport

    Allows you quick access to the main transport functions, including Play, Record, and Click.

  6. Show Transport Bar

    Hides/Shows the Transport window, which contains playback and MIDI recording functions.

  7. Undo

    Allows you to undo previous actions.

  8. Redo

    Allows you to restore previous actions that were undone using Undo.