Grid/Guide submenu

Use these commands to control Finale's grids and guides. These display-only lines are used to help you accurately align and position various items in your document. These commands are only available in Page View.

  • Show Grid. Choose this command to display grid lines on your page.
  • Snap To Grid. Choose this command to force items to align to the grid upon entry or after the mouse is released at the end of a drag.
  • Show Guides. Choose this command to display guides that you have created on your page.
  • Snap To Guides. Choose this command to force items to align to guides upon entry or after the mouse is released at the end of a drag.
  • Grid/Guide Options. Choose this command to display the Document Options - Grids & Guides dialog box, where you can edit how grids and guides will appear in Page View and what items can be snapped to the lines.

See also:

Items to Snap to Grid dialog box