Volume 1 Chapter 2 The Search Question and Search Initiation

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2.11 Display of the Results of the Search

Graphics QUEST3D Procedure

In QUEST3D an example of the display of a hit is shown below.

This is termed the 2D/3D display mode with:

The reference information in the dialogue area is:

JEBTAL
Hexaoxa(2.2.1.2.2.1)(mp!2$)!2$cyclophane benzene clathrate
C40 H32 O6,C6 H6
G.R.Brown,S.S.Chana,J.F.Stoddart,A.M.Z.Slawin,D.J.Williams
J.Chem.Soc.,Perkin Trans.1, , 211,1989

The 3D crystal diagram is colour-coded by element type:

C
green
N
blue
O
red
S
yellow

If you select To 2D in the menu bar then the only diagram displayed is the 2D chemical diagram.

If you select To 3D in the menu bar then the only diagram displayed is the 3D crystal diagram - below.

The dialbox allows you to rotate, translate and scale the 3D crystal diagram.

The menu commands allow a number of actions, which are grouped as follows:

Basic QUEST Procedure

In QUEST the corresponding display for the entry JEBTAL is

---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+
JEBTAL
Hexaoxa(2.2.1.2.2.1)(mp!2$)!2$cyclophane benzene clathrate
C40 H32 O6,C6 H6
G.R.Brown,S.S.Chana,J.F.Stoddart,A.M.Z.Slawin,D.J.Williams
J.Chem.Soc.,Perkin Trans.1, , 211,1989
---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+---------+
Type "K"(Keep), "R"(Reject) or "O"(for list of options)

At this stage typing a single-letter results in actions such as those listed above for CONTROL, FAST and OPTIONS.

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