Finale Repeat Endings – Fix Misalignment FAST!

Have you ever had to move a repeat ending up a little bit to avoid a clash with notation only to fiddle with endings for wayyy to long?  Well, here’s how to rapidly align your repeat endings!

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What does the problem look like?

How to Fix It

  1. Highlight the endings using the REPEAT tool – each grey box should turn purple!  If you have “Allow individual edits per staff” checked, you may have to click every grey box to highlight the endings.
  2. Enjoy your aligned music!

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  • Martin Nickless

    July 4, 2019 at 8:21 am

    I’m trying to add JW plug ins into finale
    I’m on windows 10 not sure how to save it in the plug ins file in finale
    Any chance you could help

  • Zach Bornheimer

    July 7, 2019 at 12:35 pm

    If you go to Finale’s preferences under Folders, you should see where Finale is looking for Plugins. That’s where you’ll want to add the JW Plugins.

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