Getting Started With Geneious Prime
Watch the walk through of the basic functions of Geneious Prime so you can easily start importing your sequences, organizing your files, installing plugins and performing alignments.
Interactive tutorials are available to walk you through Geneious Prime showing you various features and functions. The tutorials can be downloaded from the tutorials section and include real data from real research.
A helpful overview tutorial of the main features of Geneious Prime is already installed in the help section of the program and you will be prompted to view this when first logging in.
Comprehensive support is offered through our support site. Here you can contact our scientific support team for issues, help and training, browse through the most frequently asked technical questions and join the customer forums to talk to other users.
Tips and Tricks
Geneious Prime has many exciting, though sometimes hard to find, tools, functions and shortcuts and a wide variety of features. A new tip will be displayed every time you open Geneious Prime and you can click the ‘?’ at any time to get help on a function or to receive handy hints and info. The tips and tricks page has a great list of tips to get you started.
Some Geneious Prime features are available as plugins and are not automatically installed in Geneious Prime (eg, Sequence Classifier, MAFFT aligner, Genbank submission, MrBayes and other tree builders).
Geneious Prime plugins can be installed via the plugins menu in Geneious Prime (Tools → Plugins) or can be downloaded from the plugins page.
A number of videos demonstrating how to use the various tools in Geneious Prime can be viewed on our YouTube channel including: