1. Get your projects looking just how you like them, using Layout Options, Engraving Options, Notation Options and so on.
  2. Save the settings so you can use them again by clicking Save as Default.
  3. You can save a set of default settings for each options dialog separately.
  4. Other dialogs such as the Notehead Sets Editor and Paragraph Styles etc. also allow you to set the current settings as the default for new projects.
  5. You can always get back to the options that ship with Dorico by pressing Reset to Factory.