Changing the staff label numbering style

You can change the staff label numbering style of single and section players independently, for example, if you want single players to use Arabic numerals, such as “2”, and section players to use Roman numerals, such as “II”.

Procedure

  1. Press Ctrl/Cmd-Shift-E to open Engraving Options.
  2. In the category list, click Staff Labels.
  3. In the Numbering section, choose one of the following options for Numbering style for single players:
    • Arabic numerals

    • Roman numerals

  4. Choose one of the following options for Numbering style for section players:
    • Arabic numerals

    • Roman numerals

  5. Click Apply, then Close.

Result

Instruments held by single and section players use the selected numbering style in all layouts project-wide.