Switching between layouts

If you have created several layouts in your project, you can switch between which is displayed in the music area in any mode, for example, to check individual part layouts. In Setup mode and Write mode, this changes the layout displayed in the current tab only.


You can only switch between layouts to which players are assigned.


  • Switch to another layout in any of the following ways:
    • To switch to the next layout, press Shift-Opt-].

    • To switch to the previous layout, press Shift-Opt-[.

    • Select an item on a staff or in the piano roll of the player whose layout you want to open and press W.


      Implicit rests are not items.

    • In the toolbar, click the layout selector and select a layout.


The selected layout is opened in the music area. It replaces the layout previously open in the tab.