Category: Finale PDK Framework


The Finale PDK Framework is a purely object-oriented layer around the Finale PDK to simplify plug-in programming for the Finale music notation product. Although the framework uses the Finale PDK to provide its function, very little knowledge about the Finale PDK should be required. One aim of the framework is to be fully documented all by itself.

The framework is also designed to provide possible hooks to object-oriented script languages like Ruby or Python.

The aims of the framework are:


This is the basic requirements for develop plug-ins with the Finale PDK Framework:


A Finale plug-in is a small program file that is loaded into Finale when Finale starts. A plug-in can expand Finale's functionality to the user.