Getting started

From MusiCAD

When starting MusiCAD for the first time you will see a page with an the introductory melody.

Getting started

You can play the music by using the space bar, with the menu option [File|Play] or with the button playstart on the toolbar. Since the music contains chord symbols, you will not only hear the melody but also the automatically generated accompaniment parts.

Clicking the mouse on a stave (or edit) takes you to the edit mode where you can enter music and modify. The tutorial will get you quickly up and running.

Right clicking brings up the screen for layout settings (score layout). Clicking on the headers will bring up the screen for editing titles (titles) right clicking pops up a context menu. Clicking on the text block below the staff lets you edit that text, right clicking allows you to edit text format

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