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Transform Coordinates applies a specified rotation and translation to a model.

There are several ways to start Transform Coordinates, a tool in the Movement category.

The Model should be chosen from the list of open models. Its transformation is specified with:

For a molecule model (atomic structure or marker set): Clicking Apply performs the rotation and translation. The cumulative change from the original transformation is reported in the dialog. Reset restores the original transformation. Set is equivalent to clicking Reset and then Apply.

Cumulative change information and original coordinates are not retained in saved sessions.

UCSF Computer Graphics Laboratory / April 2010