[Chimera-users] Odp.: saving multiple models in Chimera

Kamil Kuder kamil.kuder at uj.edu.pl
Tue Jul 26 02:36:15 PDT 2016

Dear Elaine, 

Thank You for the help, it works fine. Looks like I didn't take the message literally :)



Kamil J. Kuder, PhD
Jagiellonian University Medical College
Faculty of Pharmacy
Department of Technology and Biotechnology of Drugs
Medyczna 9
30-600 Krakow
tel.: +48 12 602 55 86

Od: Elaine Meng <meng at cgl.ucsf.edu>
Wysłane: 25 lipca 2016 18:58
Do: Kamil Kuder
DW: chimera-users at cgl.ucsf.edu
Temat: Re: [Chimera-users] saving multiple models in Chimera

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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