From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Wed Jun 15 2011 - 17:37:36 CDT


On Wed, Jun 15, 2011 at 5:57 PM, Michael Zimmermann
<> wrote:
> Has anyone ever experienced an issue where VMD installs and seems to work
> just fine, but any files that are made are not able to be found by Windows?

have you checked in the VMD installation directory?

> I am having this experience on a windows 7 machine.  I realize that the
> windows release notes do not say win7 is supported (so perhaps it's not and
> that is the answer), but VMD works fine. I just can't access any files made
> by VMD outside of VMD. It's not an issue where the files are not really
> there as I can make a file from VMD (using autopsfgen), close VMD, open VMD,
> and load the file. Any ideas as to how to get Windows to be able to find
> these files?

please try to use the cd command in the console to change
to a desired directory.


> Michael Z

Dr. Axel Kohlmeyer
Institute for Computational Molecular Science
Temple University, Philadelphia PA, USA.