[Chimera-users] Labels of Metal atoms

Elaine Meng meng at cgl.ucsf.edu
Fri Feb 11 19:00:07 PST 2011

Hi Mike,
I don't know if it would help, but you can label atoms by element  
(which would capitalize the atomic symbol correctly), for example:

labelopt info element
label ~H

That wouldn't get you the full atom name, however.
Elaine C. Meng, Ph.D.
UCSF Computer Graphics Lab (Chimera team) and Babbitt Lab
Department of Pharmaceutical Chemistry
University of California, San Francisco

On Feb 11, 2011, at 10:24 AM, Michael Day wrote:

> How do I make the default label for metal atoms be upper and lower  
> case?
> For instance in an iron compound, if I issue label ~H from the  
> command line the result will be FE1 where I prefer Fe1, etc., etc.
> This is true for all two letter atom names.
> Thanks
> Cheers,
> Mike

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