Yet another questionK, My guess here is to use the Engraving Rules dialog to direct the positioning and appearance of the Instrument names. I'm not very expert on this, and therefore would not know even if I was successful. Dave ----- Original Message ----- From: Kevin Gibbs To: ddots-l@xxxxxxxxxxxxx Sent: Wednesday, July 18, 2007 9:56 PM Subject: [ddots-l] Yet another question Does anyone know how to edit the abreviated staff name of an instrument? We have a command for changing a staff name but I don't see anything for editing the abreviation on subsequent staves in a score. Any help? K.