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Set database options

Here you can set options for your use of the website. If some of the options don't appear to set when you next go to a query page, try refreshing the page (Shift + Refresh) as it may be cached by your browser.

General options

Changes made in this section will be in effect for all databases hosted on this domain (

Use field combinations
Display records per page
Page bar position:
Switch off if you don't have a Java plugin or to speed up page display.
Sequence alignments
Sequence alignments are generated when you breakdown a dataset following a search or when using the locus explorer (profiles databases).
Display nucleotides per line
Simple Breakdown
Pie chart style:
Advanced Breakdown