Edit Clefs with the Properties Palette

The Properties Palette is a useful tool for changing the properties of any symbol, including clefs.

Be sure the application is in Select Mode, then select the clef you want to edit.

You can select several different clefs and change all of their properties at once.

Edit a Clef

  • Select the clefs you want to edit, then display the Properties Palette .
  • To change the type of clef or its location in the music, select the Appearance tab in the Properties Palette and adjust the appearance properties.
  • To change general properties of the clef, such as its position, visibility and color, select the General tab in the Properties Palette and adjust the general properties.
  • Click the Apply button when you are done making changes.


Select the symbol you wish to move with the mouse.

Press and hold the CTRL Key on your keyboard while you press one of the arrow keys.