Filter With Deselect

Version 01.62.00
Added 20 Aug 2009 (last updated 19 Apr 2021)

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

Filters the same items as the Sibelius 6 Edit Filter menu plus Legacy Chord Symbols, but allows you to Deselect without needing to use the Advanced Filter. It also has an option to exclude user-defined text and lines.

Updated August 29, 2009 to filter cue-sized objects.

Updated 12 May 2010 to filter Sib 6 chord symbols separately.

Updated 28 September 2010 to make Notes and Chords skip rests and to add a filter for Notes, Rests, and Chords.

Updated 1 November 2011 to add filters for Appoggiatura and Acciaccatura

Updated 8 March 2020 to add filter for Objects with altered Play on Pass Settings

Updated 16 January 2012 to filter different symbol sizes.

Updated 7 March 2012 to make dialog larger and add filter for Fingering text.

Updated 1 August 2016. Added filter for notes and slurs and made note filters explicit

Updated 2 August 2016. Added a few more options (staff lines, tuplets) and made the list multi-selectable in Sib 7+.

Updated 2 August 2016. Reduced size of dialog to work better on laptop.

Updated 6 June 2017. Added option to filter Line objects with style Line to help separate Lines from Line style Magnetic Glisses.

Updated 2 February 2018. Added Annotations and System Lines to filtered objects.

Updated 27 July 2018. Version 01.46.00. Rearranged and regrouped the list entries so they would be easier to find.

Updated 28 December 2018. Version 01.50.00. Added ability to run plugin with no dialog after the first time in a session. The list box selection(s) will also be saved across Sibelius sessions.

Updated 7 March 2019. Version 01.51.00. Changed dialog so that initial focus is set to the list box

Updated 25 June 2019. Version 01.55.00. Added ability to filter notes within chords (top, bottom, 2nd, 3rd, 4th, or 5th from top) and to filter chords with single notes only. The plugin already lets you select multiple entries in the list at once in Sib 7+ only so you can not quickly select more than 1 chord member at a time.

Updated 28 July 2019. Version 01.57.00. Added Highlights to what can be filtered.

Updated 14 February 2020. Version 01.58.00. Added Harp Pedal Diagrams, filtered by the contents, not text style, to what can be filtered, so they can be deselected.

Updated 21 February 2020.Version 01.58.00. Fixed internal version number to be 01.58.00 since it had not been updated. No code changed.

Updated 8 April 2021. Version 01.61.00. Added graphics to objects that can be filtered.

Updated 19 April 2021. Version 01.62.00. Enhanced Do not show dialog support.

Plug-in written by Bob Zawalich.