From: Olaf Lenz (olenz_at_Physik.Uni-Bielefeld.DE)
Date: Tue Jul 20 2004 - 12:11:17 CDT


Albert Sun wrote:
> In order to make an atom invisiable,
> I tried to do step 1, it is OK and I got
> info) index: xxxx.
> But how to do step 2? to select all atoms that are not the picked atom:
> not id xxxx ?

There seems to be some basics missing here. I'd recommend reading the manual

For a quick start, choose

        VMD Main->Graphics->Representations

and type "not id xxxx" in the "Selected Atoms" field.