From: Christopher Gutnajer (
Date: Thu Feb 06 2014 - 22:37:14 CST

Dear Chetan,
VMD requires a structure file to visualize the specific components. You can
load data into the .xtc file by selecting the molecule from VMD main and
loading a structure file "into the molecule" such as a .gro . If you do not
have one, you can still visualize the frames by creating a graphic
representation for all, but there will be no distinction between the
Chris Gutnajer

On Thu, Feb 6, 2014 at 9:18 PM, Chetan Mahajan <> wrote:

> Hi All,
> I am using VMD 1.9.1 and the issue I am having is that VMD reads .xtc file
> from GROMACS, but it does not display anything visual. What's going wrong?
> Thanks
> Chetan