Adjusting the Bar Ruler Display

You can switch the Bar ruler between four display modes:

The appearance of the Bar ruler can be changed by clicking the small note or clock icon at the right edge of the ruler. This opens a menu of alternate Bar and (SMPTE) Time display settings. You can choose between time and bar linear views.

Figure. Bar and Time display settings pop-up menu.
To activate a time linear view
  • Choose the Time, or Time and Bar setting from the menu.

To activate a bar linear view
  • Choose the Bar, or Bar and Time setting from the menu.

The Marquee Stripe setting hides or shows the marquee stripeā€”a tool used for selection tasks. For further information, see Selecting Parts of a Region.

You can also use the following key commands to switch the ruler display: