Convert to IUPAC Name (from Structure)

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Converts JChem for Excel specific structures to IUPAC names. Please, note that you need to have a Name to Structure license to complete this conversion process. If you don't have this license, please contact


  1. Select cells (or a whole column) which contains structures.
  2. Click on the Convert|Convert to Text|IUPAC Name context menu item.



  1. The structures are converted to IUPAC names.



It is also possible to keep the original structures in the Structure column and insert a new column for the IUPAC names. In this case the value of the ConvertFromStructureAction - Placement option has to be set to InsertRight (instead of Replace) in the appropriate part of Options/Actions topic.

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