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Export the Consensus from a DNA or Protein Multiple Alignment

How do I export the consensus sequence from a DNA or Proetin multiple alignment?

Create or Open a Multiple Alignment file

Open, import or create a multiple sequence alignment file.

Set the desired theshold for the consensus in the "Side Panel".

Export the Consensus in FASTA format

Click File → Export → Consensus.

Set the name of the exported consensus sequence.

Set the export location, then click Save to save the FASTA format file to an appropriate location on your computer.