Tie

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A tie is a curved line between two notes of the same pitch. If you want a curved line that spans multiple pitches, see Slur .

First method

Select first note:
First note selected

+ creates a tie:
Slur to adjacent note

(+ key or the tie button located on the top to the right of the notes)

Second method

To create ties during Note Entry , press + after the first note of the tie.

Tied chords

To add ties between two chords, select the stem of the first chord, or Shift⇑ + click on the first chord and press +. Note Entry mode must not be enabled.

X flips the direction of a selected tie.