Bar line

Updated 5 years ago
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Change bar line type

Bar lines are changed by dragging a bar line symbol from the bar line palette to a bar line in the score.

Bar Line palette

To hide a bar line entirely, right-click on the line and choose Set Invisible.

Create grand staff

To extend bar lines over multiple staves, double-click on a bar line to edit it (see Edit mode ).

Bar Line edit mode

Click and drag the blue square down to the next staff.

Staff bar lines updates appear when you leave edit mode.

Grand staff

See also