Chimera Commands Index

label atom-spec

~label atom-spec

Label displays labels for all atoms in atom-spec. The default label information is atom name (with any alternate location ID appended), but can be changed to element, atom type, or another atom attribute with labelopt info. ~Label undisplays atom labels.

Label font and size can be set in the Background preferences.

Various labeling tasks require approaches other than label:

See also: color, labelopt, rlabel, the Actions menu, 2dlabels