From: John Stone (
Date: Wed Oct 08 2008 - 13:51:19 CDT

  The VMD atom selection keyword for selecting these values
at present is "beta". You can make selections like "beta > 4"
if you like, and combine multiple selections together to select
a range or ranges of values.

The color scale is set and/or adjusted using the Graphics->Color window,
and changing the settings on the color scale tab. These are described
in the tutorials and User's Guide documentation.

  John Stone

On Wed, Oct 08, 2008 at 03:11:47PM +0200, schwarz wrote:
> Hi list,
> I could not find the answer to this question in the manual nor in the
> list archive. Probably not the good keywords though.
> I have a molecule for which I compute atom properties (single value).
> I store these properties in B factors and display the molecular surface
> (MSMS). Now, I would like to display only parts of this surface within a
> certain range of values. Is there a way to do that ?
> Also, default colors for B factors are "red" for low and "blue" for
> high, is there a way to change these constants ?
> Thanks a lot to all vmd developers for the great they do.
> --Ben

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