I recently installed fresh versions of ChemDraw, ISIS Draw and SciFinder on a new computer. Nowadays these programs, and possibly many more, share this super-annoying feature (bug, if you ask me): “Hide implicit hydrogens” is checked by default.
This is lunacy. Imagine if Microsoft Word had a “hide all vowels” option enabled by default – wldnt tht b fckng grt?
All proponents of this awesome feature, would you please take a good look at this structure…
… and then tell me whether it is
a) carbon monoxide
I am dying to know.