Disabling automatic linking of dynamics and slurs when pasting

By default, dynamics and slurs are automatically linked when you copy them to other staves at the same rhythmic position. You can disable this behavior so dynamics and slurs are not linked by default.


  1. Open Preferences in any of the following ways:
    • Press Cmd-,.

    • In the toolbar, click Application Menu Application Menu button and choose Preferences.

  2. Click Note Input and Editing in the category list.
  3. In the Editing section, deactivate Link dynamics and slurs to existing items when pasting.
  4. Click Apply, then Close.