[Chimera-users] keyboard accelerator "es" doesn't not work after open the command box

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Wed May 9 10:12:26 PDT 2012

Hi Weimin,
If you want more explanation of what is interpreted as command or accelerator, and how to control it, please see:



On May 9, 2012, at 10:06 AM, Tom Goddard wrote:

> Hi Weimin,
>  Type in the Chimera command-line (at the bottom of the main window) the command "ac" and press the Enter key to reenable keyboard shortcuts (ie accelerators).  If you are typing keyboard shortcuts and want to switch to the command-line use shortcut "cl".  Typed keys either go to the command-line if that is what you used most recently or are interpreted as keyboard shortcuts.
>    Tom
>> A command box was open to input a sym command to generate 60 copies of
>> a pdb structure on the virus capsid surface. Does anybody know how to
>> close this command box? because the keyboard accelerator "es" always
>> goes to command line instead of erasing the density I specified. It is
>> really annoying.
>> Weimin

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