Midi edit unavailable [IN PROGRESS]

So I am trying to transcribe some midi tracks from midi 1 to midi 6. I am in step mode selected the track, I can edit at least one note with tr mode, but I want to transcribe the entire track to track 6 and have midi 1 empty. In select action screen. Modify, transpose, transcribe and shift have (a circle with line thru) crossed out icon. and gives message ( no events are in selection) It this function not available with midi tracks.