The Tuplet tool allows you to create, edit, and adjust the positions of tupletsThe irregular division of notes into a given beat (i.e. 3 into 2). Includes triplets, quintuplets, septuplets, etc.. You can use the tool to describe the visual appearance of the tuplet (whether or not it has a bracket, for example) as well as its rhythmic definition (how many quarter notes in the space of a half note, for example).
You can predefine the default appearance of tuplets when you first create them (with the Simple Entry tool , Speedy Entry tool , or HyperScribe tool ) including whether or not a slur or bracket appears, at what height it appears, and so on. To do so,