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I'm trying to generate guitar chords, everything is fine until I arrived to Do#m. Here is my snippet:

\begin{document}
\mediumchords
\chords{
  \chord{4}{x,f1p1,f3p3,f4p3,f2p2,f1p1}{Do\#m (C\#m)}
}
\end{document}

Which outputs:

latex output

on this case, ideally, a bar should go from the finger 1 string 1 to finger 1 string 5.

How can I achieve that?

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gchords doesn't have any functionality to distinguish barre chords. It looks like it's possible with musixguit but the documentation is in German only. This answer includes an example of producing a chord with the barre notated although it's not a partial barre as requested and I'm unsure if any existing package will do this out of the box. That said, it's probably a good starting point for being able to get the desired result.

Edit: Doing a bit more digging, it looks like the best package for the job is chordbox which does support partial barres. A good starting place for seeing what other options are available is here.

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    musixguit only uses the chord schemes from the musixtex package (and is not developed any more). guitarchordschemes can probably do what the OP wants... – cgnieder Jan 9 at 22:26
  • It looks like guitarchordschemes does do the job except that it produces horizontal chord charts rather than vertical (which are the norm). – Don Hosek Jan 9 at 23:10
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    Have a look at this answer of mine then tex.stackexchange.com/a/325547 – cgnieder Jan 9 at 23:12
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    BTW guitarchordschemes was meant to produce chord charts and not diagrams in songbooks in the first place. The former are usually printed the way that you look on a fretboard, i.e., horizontal. – cgnieder Jan 9 at 23:14

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