Re: Amber trajectory movies in Powerpoint

From: Cozmuta <>
Date: Tue 6 Aug 2002 11:25:31 -0700 (PDT)


This may be a way although it is quite complicated and also requires some
work. I use snapshot on SGI, take as many snapshots as needed so that you
capture the "event" you want to show. Then with xv I transform the files
from .ps to .jpg. Then I use HyperCam in windows (you can download this
from the internet) to make the movie (.avi). THis is compatible with

Hope this is of some help.


 On Tue, 6 Aug 2002 wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> I have a questions indirectly related to AMBER: I'm trying to place a
> movie of a trajectory in powerpoint, and the QT movies made by
> MOIL-View 9.1 seem to be incompatible. Neither windows media player
> nor apple quicktime can read the files on a PC, though they work fine
> on the SGI where I created the movies
> Are there any tricks to making these movies such that they will work
> in powerpoint? Do i need to update the media system files on the SGI,
> perhaps?
> Thank you,
> Mike Keller
> UVA Chemistry Dept.
> PS - Thanks very much to all those who answered my previous post; the
> responses helped me greatly.
Received on Tue Aug 06 2002 - 11:25:31 PDT
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