Bracket

Updated 5 years ago
This is an archived handbook page written for MuseScore 1
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Delete

Select the bracket and press Del

Add

Drag a bracket symbol from the bracket palette to an empty space in the first measure of a system.
Brackets Palette

Change

Drag a bracket symbol from the bracket palette to an bracket in the score.

Edit

Double-click on a bracket to enter edit mode . In edit mode, you can drag the height of a bracket to span arbitrary staves of a system.

Horizontal offset

If you need to move a bracket further left or right, then double-click the bracket to enter edit mode, and press Shift⇑+ or Shift⇑+.