From: John Stone (
Date: Mon Mar 31 2008 - 01:22:18 CDT

  Use the File->Load State menu item for this purpose.
Be sure that your VMD session has the correct working directory
before loading, if the .vmd file uses relative pathnames...

  John Stone

On Sun, Mar 30, 2008 at 10:06:36PM -0800, SWAPNA wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am new to vmd and I have a problem viewing the vmd filetypes.
> The file is porcupine_1.vmd
> I open the file and ask it load the file.
> It says 'please select a filetype'.
> I dont see a vmd filetype in the options there.
> I tried using automatically select the filetype.It doesn't work.
> Somebody please tell me how to view a *.vmd file.
> I am working on windows.
> Thanks!!
> Swapna
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