.IQMOL File Extension
File TypeIQmol Archive
What is an IQMOL file?
An IQMOL file is an archive created by IQmol, a molecule visualization program. It contains information about a molecule model, which includes 3D coordinates that specify the atoms and bonds that make up the structure of a molecule.
To open an IQMOL using IQmol, select. To create an IQMOL using IQmol, select and choose "IQmol Archive" from the format dropdown menu.
While IQMOL files are typically opened using IQmol, they can also be opened by a text editor since the files are saved in plain text. Some text editors that can be used include Microsoft Notepad and Apple TextEdit.
NOTE: IQmol is an open source program used to edit and visualize molecules.