From: Axel Kohlmeyer (
Date: Sun May 20 2007 - 12:23:32 CDT

On Sun, 20 May 2007, Richard Casey wrote:

RC> Hello,

RC> We've created VMD movies using NAMD/VMD, and can view the movies in
RC> VMD using NAMD trajectory files (*.dcd). Does anyone know how to
RC> embed NAMD/VMD movies in a Powerpoint slideset? thanks.


you cannot embed VMD directly (or at least not without some
serious hacking), but you can use the integrated movie maker
plugin to generate animated gif or mpeg movies and embed
those into your presentation.


Axel Kohlmeyer
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