FR: Swap lyric lines

This actually happens a fair amount: I need to swap these two lines of lyrics:

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There are ways around it, but a “swap lyric lines” function would be amazing. Thanks.

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No surprise we are in agreement here, lol!

I must be mistaken since you know a lot more than I do about Dorico, but doesn’t right click/lyrics/ line do this?

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What?? How did I not know about this? Is this a recent change? Thanks!

Edit: no, it’s been that way since Dorico 1. Egg on my face, ha!

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Just a follow up to say that this is a HUGE time saver, because it also preserves the vertical offsets for the entire stanza. Previously I had to reset the entire layout and reposition, because changing the line of lyrics via the bottom panel would reset its offset. This is far easier. Thanks again.

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Worth clarifying exactly what the procedure is:

If you select lyrics on Line 1 and click Edit > Notations > Lyrics > Line 2 (also right-click > Lyrics), then any existing lyrics on line 2 will get swapped.

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Yep, it’s all-or-nothing, which thankfully is always what I need…

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