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Posted By : Scott Ouellette - 1/12/2014 11:56 AM
Would someone be able to show me how to insert the symbol that shows multiple measures with rests in them? I have attached an image to help define what I'm trying to do. I'm using Finale 2011 on Windows 7

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Posted By : Ron. - 1/12/2014 11:59 AM
Have you checked "multimeasure rest" in the user guide? All you need to do is select the measures you want, right click, then select "multimeaure rest."

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Post Edited (Ron.) : 1/12/2014 10:03:51 AM (GMT-6)

Posted By : Scott Ouellette - 1/12/2014 12:31 PM
Thank you! your suggestion worked!

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Posted By : Charles Lawrence - 1/12/2014 12:36 PM
There is one caveat on multimeasure rests.  They must be empty.  If the measure happens to have a real whole rest, it will not be included in the multimeasure rest.  Use the plug-in to change them to the default whole rest, or select the measure and press BACKSPACE to clear all entires in it.  This is a mistake that bites many folks before they learn.

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