Summary

ChemDoodle 3D is great option for scientists looking for a 3D graphics solution that does what you expect it to do and more on the platforms you use with the highest quality graphics. For only , you receive excellent support and many features not available in other packages.

Feature Status
Single User Retail Price
User Manual Retail Price Free
Transfer License between Operating Systems
Free Documentation
Responsive Support
Contact Support from within Application
Compatibility
Windows
Mac OS X
Linux
Microsoft Office
Apple iWork
OpenOffice
32-bit Architectures
64-bit Architectures
High DPI Windows Hardware Support
Full Retina Display Mac Support
Full Control over Windows Filetype Associations
Executables are signed (Certificates, Gatekeeper)
File Input and Output
Bitmap Images
ChemDoodle 3D Scenes
ChemDoodle JSON
RCSB Protein Data Bank
RCSB Macromolecular Transmission Format
Crystallographic Information Format (.cif)
MDL Connection Table Formats (.mol, .sdf)
Chemical Markup Language
Schrödinger Files
Daylight SMILES
IUPAC InChI
XYZ and XYZ-like data
Reads/Writes 29 Popular Chemical Formats
Autosaving
Interface
Copious Keyboard Shortcuts
Customizable Controls
Focus Highlights and Outlines
Inertia
Supports Drag and Drop
Tabbed Documents
Filetype Associations
Completely Customizable Graphics
Chemical Style Sheets
Advanced System Clipboard Functionality
Contains Widgets
Advanced Workspace Functionality
Auto-updater
Graphics
Atoms
Bonds
6 Physically Relevant Bond Types
van der Waals Spheres
Ball and Stick
Stick
Wireframe
Line
Circles/Toruses for Aromatic Rings
Resonance Bond Rings
Protein Ribbons
Protein Tubes
Nucleic Acid Ladders
Distances
Angles
Torsions
Surfaces
Transparency
Periodic Systems
Unit Cells
Labels and Text
Control Lighting
Real-time Dynamic Shadows
Various Fogging Algorithms
Various Fogging Algorithms
After Effects (Multipass Shader Effects)
Choose Shaders (Flat, Cartoon, Blinn-Phong, etc.)
Content Management
Build Molecules in 3D
Rotate
Scale
Translate
Select Content with Mouse Picking
Select Content with Lasso
Select Content with Rectangular Marquee
Select Content via Interface Window (Selector Widget)
Select Content through Keyboard Shortcuts
Select Content by SMARTS
Track Document Statistics
Chemistry
3D Structure Optimization
Real-time Structure Minimization
Universal Force Field
Distance Geometry Embedding
Add/Remove Hydrogens
Aromaticity Detection
SSSR Detection
Euler Facet Detection
Covalent Bond Deduction
“Kekulization” Functions
SMARTS Matching
van der Waals Surface
Solvent Accessible Surface
Interactive, Customizable and Printable Periodic Table
Thorough Elemental Database
Lists References
Animations
Rotations
Rocking
Yoyo
Control Framerate
3rd Party Integration
ChemExper
ChemSpider
PubChem
LabArchives
Twitter
Search for Chemical Suppliers
Other
Generate HTML5 Web Components for Chemical Web pages
Mobile Companion for iOS
Mobile Companion for Android