Updated 4 years ago
These are old instructions for MuseScore 2
For MuseScore 3 users, see Instal·lació

MuseScore funciona en diferents sistemes operatius incloent Windows, Mac OS X i Linux.



Pots aconseguir l'instal·lador per a Windows a la pàgina de Nonexistant node nid: 27 del web de MuseScore. Prem a l'enllaç per iniciar la baixada. El navegador et preguntarà si de veritat vols baixar-ho. Prem Desa el fitxer.

When the download finishes, double-click on the file to start the installation. Windows may prompt you with a security window to confirm this before running the software. Click Run to continue, you'll then briefly see

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followed by

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In case you don't see this installer window but something else, it's possible that the .msi extension is not associated with msiexec.exe. Either you can fix the association, or download and use the portable version of MuseScore instead.

Continuing you'll see

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If you click Cancel, here or later, you'll see:

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If instead you click Next to continue, the setup wizard displays the terms of the free software license.

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Make sure the I accept the terms in the License Agreement is ticked and click Next to continue. Next it confirms the location for installing MuseScore.

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If you are installing a newer version of MuseScore but still want to keep the old version on your computer, then you should change the folder (version 2.0 and 1.x can coexist and don't overwrite one another, so no changes needed for those). Otherwise click Next to continue.

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Click Install to continue.

Give the setup wizard a few minutes to install the necessary files and configurations. You'll see

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and finally

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Click Finish to exit the installer. You may delete the installer file you downloaded.

Start MuseScore

To start MuseScore choose StartAll ProgramsMuseScore 2MuseScore 2.


You can uninstall on 32-bit Windows with

    cd C:\Program Files\MuseScore
    Uninstall.exe /S

and on 64-bit Windows with

    cd C:\Program Files (x86)\MuseScore
    Uninstall.exe /S


On Windows XP and Vista, the installer might be blocked by the system. If you don't manage to install MuseScore, right click the downloaded file and click Properties. If there is a message "This file came from another computer and might be blocked to help protect this computer", click on "Unblock", "OK" and double click on the downloaded file again.

Mac OS X


You will find the DMG file on the Nonexistant node nid: 27 page of the MuseScore website. Click on the link to start the download.

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  1. Drag and drop the MuseScore icon to the Applications folder icon. If you are not logged in as administrator, Mac OS X may ask for a password: click Authenticate and enter your password to proceed.
  2. You can now launch MuseScore from the Applications folder, Spotlight, or Launchpad.


Simply delete MuseScore from Applications folder.


Please see the Nonexistant node nid: 27 page for instructions pertaining to MuseScore on Linux. Packages are provided for Debian, Ubuntu, Fedora and PCLinuxOS. Other distributions will require you to build the application from source. For instructions specific to Fedora, see below.


  1. Import the GPG key:

    rpm --import
  2. Go to the Nonexistant node nid: 27 page of the MuseScore website. Click on the link for the stable Fedora download and choose the correct rpm package for your architecture.

  3. Depending on your architecture, use one of the two sets of commands to install MuseScore

    • for arch i386

      yum localinstall musescore-X.Y-1.fc10.i386.rpm
    • for arch x86_64

      yum localinstall musescore-X.Y-1.fc10.x86_64.rpm

If you have difficulty with sound, see Fedora 11 and sound

See also

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