TabView 2.12

A user-friendly and helpful PowerTab tablatures viewer and printer that provides the necessary tools and features to load and play PTB files
TabView - This is the main window where you can load and play your .ptb files.
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TabView is a straightforward and streamlined OS X application that enables you to view, edit and print Power Tab Editor tablatures with just a few mouse clicks.

Power Tab Editor is a highly popular Windows tablature creator and editor designed to help its users make their own guitar sheet music, also known as guitar and bass tablature.

Comprehensive music tab viewer and editor

As an added advantage, beside allowing you to load, edit and play tablatures using a Mac, TabView can also be used to rapidly and effortlessly export your own custom tabs to the MIDI format.

Furthermore, with the TabView app, you can also play your tablatures while learning to play your musical instruments or practicing various tabs on your own.

Precisely adjust the tablature playback rate

From TabView’s top toolbar, you can control what the app is playing, either choosing to start playing the tablature from the start or just the current selection. Also, TabView provides you with a simple slider control designed for finely tune the playback rate.

In addition, you can use the bottom toolbar zoom control in order to further focus on various zones of the loaded tablature so that you can expedite your learning process.

What’s more, via TabView’s View menu you can also choose between three different display modes, Tablature Only, Standard Notation Only and Normal, as well as enable the Section List which will enable you to concentrate on studying the right area of your tab instead of having to continuously scroll around the music sheet.

Full-featured and user-oriented tablature editor for Mac with a wide array of music tab view modes

On the whole, TabView is the tool that you need for every type of task you may want to approach using music sheets. Thus, by employing TabView, you can view, play, edit and even print song transcriptions using your Mac, in order to help yourself enhance your music study workflow.

Reviewed by , last updated on December 11th, 2014

file size:
3 MB
license type:
developed by:
Simone Tellini
operating system(s):
Mac OS X 10.6.6 or later
binary format:
Intel only
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What's New in This Release:
  • Added an option to disable the screensaver while documents are open
  • Improved rendering of low melody rests
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TabView - Choosing the display mode.TabView - This menu lets you export MIDI files and more.TabView

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TabView makes it possible to view and print PowerTab tablatures with your Mac.PowerTab is a well-known and widely adop...

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