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Open a Collection

How can I open a collection?

Open a Collection from the File Menu

To open a recently accessed collection, click File → Open Collection and then choose the desired collection, or Browse... to a collection that is being newly accessed.

Open a Collection from the Launch Dialog

To open a collection from the SnapGene launch dialog, click the Open menu button, then click Open Collection, then select the collection name.

To open the Main Collection, either click the Open Main Collection button, or select Open Main Collection from the Open menu button list.

Open a Collection from Its Folder

A collection can also be opened by browsing to a collection folder. First, double-click to open the collection folder.

To open the collection interface, double-click "Open This Collection" within the collection folder.

View the Collection

The opened "Fluorescent Proteins" collection is shown.