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by kaissa
Fri Mar 14, 2014 8:08 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Freeware program for analysis?
Replies: 15
Views: 4885

Re: Freeware program for analysis?

I am training a young player and need a database software with analysis feature. My first choice was Scid. Free, nice program but does not write to PGN files for some reason. Komodo can annotate games but sometimes send an error message and stops analyzing. Hi Scid (or even better, its fork on ster...
by kaissa
Thu Mar 13, 2014 9:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Freeware program for analysis?
Replies: 15
Views: 4885

Freeware program for analysis?

Hello, I am training a young player and need a database software with analysis feature. My first choice was Scid. Free, nice program but does not write to PGN files for some reason. Komodo can annotate games but sometimes send an error message and stops analyzing. My second choice was Arena. Again a...
by kaissa
Tue Jan 28, 2014 8:36 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Q to Ed Schröder-Gideon Pro = Rebel Decade ???
Replies: 3
Views: 1290

Re: Q to Ed Schröder-Gideon Pro = Rebel Decade ???

Rebel Decade was the program that made me fall in love with chess software. I purchased most of the Rebel programs afterwards. I would like to thank Mr. Schröder for it.
by kaissa
Sun Nov 24, 2013 6:41 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: What happened to FIC?
Replies: 11
Views: 2514

Re: What happened to FIC?

I read somewhere that the chess server side is working and that the web server had a hard-drive problem. It has taken too much time though :(
by kaissa
Thu Oct 24, 2013 6:42 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Best apps and programs for tactics training
Replies: 7
Views: 1839

Re: Best apps and programs for tactics training

Chessimo for Ios comes to my mind. Renko CDs and Convekta's tactic CDs for Windows are really great but no app version for either is out yet :(
by kaissa
Thu Aug 29, 2013 7:43 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Playing program for beginners?
Replies: 6
Views: 1348

Playing program for beginners?

Hello, I will be teaching again this year to teenage students. I need a program that will 1. Play at different ELO levels 2. Show threats and stuff so that they can learn by playing instead of being hit by a freight train and not learn. Chess Tiger on Ios is really nice but there is no Android or PC...
by kaissa
Thu Aug 15, 2013 6:10 pm
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Amazon $50 gift card
Replies: 22
Views: 2393

Re: Amazon $50 gift card

Understanding Chess Middlegames by John Nunn (Jan 10, 2012)
$17.46

Understanding Chess Endgames by John Nunn (Aug 25, 2009)
$17.46

Understanding Chess Move by Move by John Nunn (Feb 14, 2001)
$16.26

should give you hours of chess enjoyment.

Regards,
by kaissa
Thu Jul 18, 2013 10:38 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Freeware PGN software with Chess Informant symbols?
Replies: 5
Views: 1132

Re: Freeware PGN software with Chess Informant symbols?

ChessBase Light based on CB 6 is just the program but I am not so sure that it will work on Win 7 or 8. ChessBase Light if it works in WIN 7 ( win 8, I am not sure). You can consider trying Chess Assistant ligth: http://chessok.com/?page_id=26712 Visually similar to Chessbase ligth, but as this wit...
by kaissa
Thu Jul 18, 2013 8:34 am
Forum: Computer Chess Club: General Topics
Topic: Freeware PGN software with Chess Informant symbols?
Replies: 5
Views: 1132

Freeware PGN software with Chess Informant symbols?

Hello, I will be teaching chess to high school kids in September and want them use a software that will be: Free Read / write in PGN Able to use Chess Informant symbols in the annotation. I want them to annotate their games and send it to me as PGN file. ChessBase Light based on CB 6 is just the pro...