User Guide EnzymesSet the Preferences for Enzymes

Set the Preferences for Enzymes

How can I customize the display of enzymes and enzyme sets, and choose my preferred enzyme suppliers?

Set the Preferences for Enzyme Display

On a Mac computer: to view the Preferences for enzymes, click SnapGene → Preferences, then click the Enzymes tab.

On a Windows computer: to view the Preferences for enzymes, click Edit → Preferences, then click the Enzymes tab.

Click the check boxes to customize how enzyme names are shown.

Set the Restriction Site Display Preferences

Click either the Numbers or Lines tabs to set the default display for restriction sites in Enzymes view.

Change the Supplier List Order

Click the Move Up, Move to Top, and Move Down buttons to choose the preferred enzyme suppliers. Enzyme sets for the specified number of highest-ranking suppliers will be listed in the program menus.  

The Nonredundant Commercial enzyme set is created based on the enzyme suppliers ranking. When there are equivalent enzymes from multiple suppliers, only the enzyme from the highest-ranking supplier is included.  

Choose the Parental Enzyme Set

Click the menu to select which enzymes will be included in the following enzyme sets: Unique Cutters, Unique & Dual Cutters, 6+ Cutters, and Unique 6+ Cutters.