By removing a barline, you can join two measures. The meter of the resulting new measure will have a total number of beats equal to the sum of the beats of the two measures.
For example, the barline between these two measures will be removed:
This is the result after the barline is removed:
The meter of the two measures before the barline was removed was 3:4. The meter of the resulting joined measure is 6:4, which is the sum of the 3:4 and 3:4 meters.
To join two measures:
|Mouse over the bar line and click it to select it when it turns red.
|OR enter Select Mode then select the barline between the two measures by dragging the mouse across it horizontally.
Musician will highlight the selected barline in the color blue.
|Hit the key to remove the barline.
-- OR --
Choose the Remove Barline command in the Barline Menu.