[Chimera-users] transparent rainbow ribbons

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Wed Sep 7 13:55:33 PDT 2011

Hi Stefano,
Sorry, unlike surfaces, there is no option to keep the ribbon the same color(s) except make it transparent.  There is only the capability of making specific transparent colors and then using them on the ribbon, and it sounds like you already know how to do that.
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D. 
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

On Sep 7, 2011, at 1:27 PM, Stefano Luciano Ciurli wrote:

> Hello,
> Reading the posts and the tutorials, I have understood how to make ribbons transparent, but with a single color.
> I would like to make a rainbow-colored ribbon look transparent. How do I do it?
> Thanks a lot
> Stefano

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