VMD Remote Control

VMD Remote Control


VMD Remote Control allows you to remotely control a VMD session running on your desktop computer. It requires you to have VMD 1.9.2 beta or later, from the Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group at the University of Illinois, installed on your computer and does NOT give you the ability to run VMD _ON_ your Android device.

Once this app is connected to a running VMD session you can use it rotate, translate, and pinch 'n zoom your system. It can be used to move through the frames of a trajectory that you have loaded into VMD and can also act as a tracker.

Script authors can configure the four user buttons to perform whatever VMD action they desire, and there is a 'demo' buttonset that you can use to test things.

Visit the website http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Research/vmd/plugins/remote/ for more information on the usage of the app.

Visit http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Research/vmd/ for more information on the VMD program.

Recent changes:
- When doing rotates, a grey circle is now set at the location where you start the rotate
- Permission ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE is used to determine if wifi is turned on. If not, a warning message is printed to the screen.
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4.3
User ratings
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Installs
500+
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0
File size
93 kb
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About VMD Remote Control
VMD Remote Control allows you to remotely control a VMD session running on your desktop computer. It requires you to have VMD 1.9.2 beta or later, from the Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group at the University of Illinois, installed on your computer and does NOT give you the ability to run VMD _ON_ your Android device.

Once this app is connected to a running VMD session you can use it rotate, translate, and pinch 'n zoom your system. It can be used to move through the frames of a trajectory that you have loaded into VMD and can also act as a tracker.

Script authors can configure the four user buttons to perform whatever VMD action they desire, and there is a 'demo' buttonset that you can use to test things.

Visit the website http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Research/vmd/plugins/remote/ for more information on the usage of the app.

Visit http://www.ks.uiuc.edu/Research/vmd/ for more information on the VMD program.

Recent changes:
- When doing rotates, a grey circle is now set at the location where you start the rotate
- Permission ACCESS_NETWORK_STATE is used to determine if wifi is turned on. If not, a warning message is printed to the screen.

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A Google User
Feb 22, 2014
So cool!! Worked and did exactly what it said it does.
A Google User
Mar 31, 2012
Excellent
A Google User
Mar 31, 2012
Excellent
Monte
Mar 31, 2012
Excellent