Many people wish to publish their music scores on the Internet and run
up against the concepts of server address, password, etc.. Here's the
solution: the User Space.
You will be able in a few clicks, to create your personal space on the
Internet and share your work.
||Note : Users Spaces are reserved to
registered users. If you're evaluating the software, you can see the
already created User Spaces on this page.
Creating your User Space
This is the first step and the most important. It occurs only once and
the question you have to answer is: "What
give to my
It won't be possible to
rename your User Space afterwards and you must choose a clear
and judicious name.
The name must not contain any accented characters, space, or dot.
So, only letters, numbers are allowed, possibly separated by the
Anyway, the forbidden characters not allowed can not be typed in.
The name must consist of at least 4 characters and not more than 64.
This name will be used to share the Internet address of your site.
For example, if you choose the name "will_smith", visitors will connect
your User Space typing in the address bar of their Internet browser: "
First, navigate to your User Space setup from the software via the
menu ( '?' on Windows, 'the name of the software( on Mac) "
Internet> Manage my User Space" or more directly by the dedicated
the "Edit" palette.
A default name will be proposed. You can change it. If the name is
already taken by someone else a suggestion will be made by our server.
Your User Space is now created on our server. It is empty. We'll see
how to fill it.
Publishing on your User
Activate, if not already done, the "Files" tab.
Right click the list to show the pop-up menu.
- Add files or entire folders, including sub-folders.
- Create folders in your User Space
- Delete files and folders.
- Download files from your User Space to your computer.
- Delete your entire User Space.
The allowed file typesare "myr" (or possibly. "mus"), "mu3" and "mya".
Once the files are added, click "Preview" to view your User Space in
If you make one (or more) mistakes you can go back by clicking
"Cancel". After confirmation, your User Space is restored to its
||Tip : If you publish a complete tree
(folder, sub-folders, files..) you can update it by publishing it
Only modified files will be transferred.
If the sub-folder name begin with character '(' it is skipped.
To each folder or file, you can attach a comment by clicking on the
area at the bottom of the window. This comment will be displayed on the
||Note : Be aware, some web browsers
visited pages in cache. It is often necessary to reload the page to see
It belongs to you to make sure that you have the rights to broadcast
you propose on your User Space.
Customizing your User Space
Select the tab "CV".
You will define your information: picture, name, description...
recommended but optional.
This information will be displayed on the front page of your site.
If you provide an URL to your web site be sure the address is complete
Managing visitors messages
Select the tab "Messages".
For each page of your Space, the visitors messages are displayed.
A right click opens the context menu on the element.
You can answer to this message: your reply will appear behind the
message of the visitor and will be displayed in a special way.
By the same menu, the messages will be edited or deleted.
Changing the look of your User
Select the "Appearance" tab. Here you can customize the look of your
• For each music score, you can choose to replace the standard
icon by a small preview of the first or two first pages.
This will apply to files that you publish from then. To apply
your choice to already published files, click "Apply" to let all the
• Several graphical themes are predefined, choose one and click
"Preview" to view the result.
A theme is a collection of areas containing background pictures, text
If you want to create your own theme click on "Edit" and read the next
Creating your own graphic
The visual appearance of your User Space is highly customizable. If you
decide to change it, keep in mind that readability is the key element
that will make your User Space attractive or not.
First choose a preset theme that seems to be the closest to that you
click on "Edit".
On screen you see a preview of a page, with areas highlighted when you
hover them with the mouse.
Background pictures areas: left-click lets you change the background
image, right click to delete the image.
Text areas: left-click lets you change the style.
Plug-in area: left click lets you choose between
different predefined looks.
If you want to take a more fine display on the plug-in, an advanced
mode lets you define commands, as described in the documentation
If you choose a dark theme, you can request to reverse the contrast of
your comments by clicking "Inverted contrast for comments". The black
text will then be displayed in white.
Once your theme is complete, you can upload it via the button "Download
archive". The whole data will be stored on your hard drive as an
archive file with a "tpl" extension.
Through this option, you can create a set of themes that you can apply
leisure via "Upload archive".
Advanced managment of Your
Select the "Advanced" tab.
• "Show in directory". by default, all users are listed in a directory: http://www.myriad-users.com
unchecking this option will remove your User Space from the directory.
Your User Space will still be accessible to search engines, like
Google, or anyone who knows your user name.
• "Administrator password". When several people use the same software
license, for example in the context of a school or family use,
you can password-protect access to the User Space management.
• "Email". Please enter a valid email address. It will never appear on
your pages. In case of problem, such as when someone reports a defect
with a document released in your User Space, we may contact you via
address to solve the problem with you. In the absence of email, your
Space will be
invalidated without notice.
• "Display Language". It is the language of the "system" texts that are
automatically added by our server.
• "Download archive" and "Upload archive". You can ask the server to
send to you a backup of your entire User Space. It will be saved on
your hard drive as a tgz (tar-gzip) archive. It will then be possible
to revert to a
previous state if any problem occurs. It is recommended to make copies
Private User Space
In fact not only one but two Users Spaces are at your disposal:
The two User Spaces have a different and independent look.
- The User Space which is publicly accessible to the
whole world, for example:
- The User Space which is limited to persons
the password. You
can set the password in the "Advanced" tab. The private User Space
address will be, for
When a visitor connects to your private User Space, a user name is
requested as well as a
The username is "private" or left blank, the password is whatever you
• What space do I have?
20 MB. Since the average size of a file is 30K, you should be
• Is it free?
Yes. User Space is offered to each person who purchased a license.
• Can I protect the
access to my User Space with a password?
Yes. See menu Internet>Manage my Private User Space
• Can I manage my space
with my laptop when I am traveling?
Yes. No data is stored on your computer.