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File Operations

The basic commands for working with score files are located in the File menu.

Mus2 File Operations Menu. New, Open, Close, Save As, Print, Export, Score Information, Clean Up and Quit options.
Mus2 File Operations Menu. New, Open, Close, Save As, Print, Export, Score Information, Clean Up and Quit options.

File Menu Commands

New

Opens a new, blank score.

New Menu Recording It is possible to transfer a piece you are playing to Mus2 via a midi keyboard. After that, because of the shortcomings of the Midi format, you would need to do the final touches and ornamentations in Mus2.
Open Opens a previously saved score.
Close Closes the current score.
Save Saves the current score.
Save As Saves the current score with a different file name.
Print Sends the current score to your printer.
Export see Exporting Files
Score Information see Score Information
Clean Up Removes all unused symbols and tunings from the score.
Quit Closes all open scores and quits Mus2.

The Save and Save As commands store your score with the “.mus2” extension in Mus2’s own score format. This file format is generally very compact and suitable for transferring over the Internet.

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