From: Dallas Warren (
Date: Tue Dec 17 2019 - 16:50:34 CST

Menu: Extentions -> Tk Console

You can run the commands from the terminal window you started vmd with too.

Catch ya,

Dr. Dallas Warren
Drug Delivery, Disposition and Dynamics
Monash Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Monash University
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On Wed, 18 Dec 2019 at 09:47, Travis Meyer <> wrote:

> Hello everyone,
> I am brand new to MD simulations, VMD, and Linux in general. After
> installing VMD 1.9.3 I notice that when I start vmd from the terminal I do
> not get a console window, but simply the OpenGL and Main windows. I was
> wondering if I made some mistake during the installation process or if
> there is something else I need to do to get access to the main console.
> Thanks!
> Travis