Measures Numbers

To customize the measures numbers policy, open the Layout Settings, next to the print button.

On our desktop web app, this is usually located on the right of your screen, or in the “Document” toolbar. On our mobile app, click on the edit button on the top of your screen.

Layout settings button

All the following options are available in the Measures Numbers block.

Measures staves

Measures Numbers Policy

Under the Measures Numbers settings, you can choose how the measures numbers are printed. By default, we print them at every system, but you can choose to print them at every measure or simply hide them.

Start numbering after an anacrusis

If you have an anacusis in your score and want to start numbering the measures after the anacrusis, you can activate the option that will shift the measures numbers.

Custom measures numbers

When you work on multi-files projects (e.g. with multiple movements), you might want to have your measures numbering to start at a greater measure number than 1.

In the Measure Numbers block, you can choose to start the numbering at a different number by enabling Start numbering at ….

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