Hi all,
as Raj, I'm also wondering if there is any way to embed PyMOL in my PyQt4 GUI.
Does anyone has any suggestion about where/how to start?

Thanks in advance,

Hello all,

I have recently been looking for tips or help on embedding PyMol into a GUI
built upon Qt4. I looked at this post from  years ago:


However on newer versions of pymol I get the same GLUT error and on the
earlier version suggested in the thread I cannot get the example code to

I really actually have no clue where to start, but all I need is a simple
molecule viewer that I can embed in a GUI frame. PyMol seems like the right
choice but I for some reason cannot get it to work.

Any tips? Prior experience?

Thanks in advance!


Raj Mirpuri
Research Assistant
Roberts Group
California Institute of Technology