OnSong Manual

Palettes

OnSong Console uses palettes to let you select and specific information. Palettes are like floating menus that can be repositioned on the screen. You can open and close palettes by using the menubar or the x icon in the upper right corner of the palette.

You can learn about each palette below:

Add Book Palette

This palette allows you to add new books to your library and is accessed through the Add Menu in the Sidebar.

Add Set Palette

This palette allows you to add new sets to your library and is accessed through the Add Menu in Sidebar.

Chords Palette

Gives you options for transposing and capoing chords, as well as controlling how chords and diagrams appear on the screen. This is similar to the bottom of the Style Preferences Menu. This palette is accessed from the menubar in the Song Viewer.

Import Files Palette

This palette lets you import one or more files from your computer and is accessed both from the Add Menu in the Sidebar as well as the Add Button in the Song List.

Insert Palette

This palette allows you to insert chords and section labels into the song and is accessed from the menubar in the Song Editor.

Metadata Palette

This palette allows you to change the metadata information about the song and is accessed from the menubar in the Song Editor. This is similar in function to the Metadata Editor found in the Song Editor within the OnSong app.

New Song Palette

This palette lets you create a new song from scratch and is accessed both from the Add Menu in the Sidebar as well as the Add Button in the Song List.

Style Palette

This palette lets you change how your songs lyrics and chords appear and is accessed via the menubar in the Song Viewer.

Text Tools Palette

This palette lets search and replace and alter the chord format of the song being edited. This is accessed through the menubar in the Song Editor.

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