[Chimera-users] saving multiple models in Chimera

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Mon Jul 25 09:58:56 PDT 2016

Dear Kamil,
It means exactly what it says, you have to enter something that literally includes “$name” or “$number”.  For example, you could enter


Then Chimera substitutes in the actual numbers, to create multiple different names from the single name that you entered.
I hope this helps,
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D. 
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

> On Jul 25, 2016, at 4:21 AM, Kamil Kuder <kamil.kuder at uj.edu.pl> wrote:
> Dear Sirs/Madamme
> I have multiple PDB'a (ca.40) in the model panel. 
> While trying to save each model in single file using option "Save multiple models in multiple files" I got this message: You must provide a file name that contains either $name or $number. 
> I set the name to eg. A1_01 and/or A1_$01 but none of this works. 
> How shall I manage that?
> Many thanks 
> Kind regards

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