Input Duration 2

Version 01.76.00
Added 27 Sep 2010 (last updated 29 May 2018)

For use with Sibelius 6, Sibelius 7.1, Sibelius 7.5, Sibelius 8.x, Sibelius 18.x, Sibelius 19.x, Sibelius 20.x and Sibelius 21.x

Input Duration 2 allows you to enter notes into a score by specifying only the duration. The pitch is automatically chosen, typically to be the note on the center line of the staff.

This plugin can be useful if you want to enter drum rhythms, or if you want to enter rhythms and pitches in separate passes, entering the rhythms with this plugin and repitching to add pitches.

A PDF file describing how to use the plugin is included in the zip file.

Updated 29 September 2010. In Windows the keypad no longer loses the focus after running Options.

Updated 4 October 2010 to fix a bug where there were multiple copies of notehead names in the list.

Updated 13 October 2010 to fix a bug if missing clef changes in some cases. Also added the ability to specify a pitch for the entered notes (in Options).

Updated 28 May 2018. Mac timing problem addressed.

Plug-in written by Bob Zawalich.