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This page describes how to set up a personal plugin directory, that will automatically install plugins found herein. It supports single python files as well as directories which contain a file.

This plugin is being used in the Pymol-script-repo project Pymol-script-repo.

Adding Pymol-script-repo to PyMOL search path

You should have the "Pymol-script-repo" directory or another directory with your plugins added to the PyMOL search path.

We need to import import folder plugins "Pymol-script-repo/plugins"
before the GUI launches. So insert into your $HOME/.pymolrc file:

For windows users

  1. Open notepad
  2. Write (Remember forward slashes)
import sys
import plugins

Save under: C:/Users/YOURNAME/pymolrc.pym (Set: "Save as type" to "All files")

For Ubuntu/Mint users

gedit ~/.pymolrc


import sys
import plugins

Save and exit

Python Code

This code has been put under version control. In the project, Pymol-script-repo.

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