Save a Document

When you save a music document for the first time, you will be prompted to give your document a file name.

When you save a previously saved document, you can use the Save As command to save it to a new name.

You can save your music documents in one of three file formats.

Make a Backup Copy of your Document

Click on the FORTE Button

  • Select "Save As..."
  • Type a file name in the file name box. (Make a note of where your file is being saved.)
  • Choose the type of format you would like your file saved as.
  • Click the Save button.

To Save a Music Document

  • Select Save


On the quick access toolbar, click the Save button.


Press CTRL+S.

If you have not yet saved the file, the Save dialog box will automatically open. If you have previously saved the file, it will save to that file name.

  • In the Save In box, select a directory location for the file.
  • In the File Name text box, type the file name you want for the music document.
  • In the Save As Type box, select the file format you want.
  • When you have made all your choices, click Save and your music will be saved to disk with the file name you specified.