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Games download 2017
Will there be an update of the download section for gold card subscribers?

Started 01/05/09 at 17:42:20 by boki
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By: GMTonyKosten
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Site redesign wish list!
I was thinking that it might be time to get the site redesigned, in particular with regard to mobile devices, but I guess technology has also progressed since the last time I had this done.
I ask...

Started 12/11/13 at 00:22:09 by GMTonyKosten
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Board size
We've received a couple of emails suggesting that the boards on the ChessPublishing monthly updates are too small, and asking if it's possible to adjust them, and I would be interested if anyone has a...

Started 04/15/16 at 10:48:29 by GMTonyKosten
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Chesspublishing on Android
We have finally released the first "draft" of our Android app that provides access to Chesspublishing opening updates.
The app itself is free (

Started 01/26/15 at 01:31:50 by ForwardChess
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Playable e-book (cbv format)
Is it possible to make more frequent updates of the cbv e-books?
Not a monthly update , but a couple of times a year, may be useful.
Thank you very much.
Best wishes,
Fausto Alava-...

Started 06/10/08 at 15:15:48 by Fausto Alava-Moreno
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By: GMTonyKosten
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RSS feed for Chesspublishing
I was thinking of adding an RSS feed to the site which would mostly say when new updates were online. Cool
Two questions: would anyone find this useful? (I guess you would need a very recent brows...

Started 05/21/06 at 20:36:37 by GMTonyKosten
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By: Göran
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Site needs clean up badly!
Each of the sections mentions at the bottom that if you have questions, submit to the forum, or Subscribers can email directly to (fill in the address).
Well, some of them have the person's name ...

Started 09/25/17 at 16:52:00 by FrenchRefutes1e4
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By: RoleyPoley
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PDF e-books, general usage question.
Can someone explain how I can get value out of the PDF e-books? They provide good overview, and ample game references, but as far as I can tell there is no way to go from the game reference to the act...

Started 07/19/16 at 00:53:07 by kevinludwig
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E Book updates
Time for some ebooks to be updated?
Looking through some of the playable ebooks some are very dated, for example the Alekhine playable ebook has no games since 2004 included

Started 01/07/17 at 20:21:56 by helmet
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Missing Game in the Slow Slav?
In the .pdf about the Slow Slav, there is a link to a game Fridman - Laznicka, Solingen, 2014, but I cannot find it in the Archives.
Any help?

Started 07/23/16 at 20:32:43 by BABYBIRD
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Illegal castle
I was playing a game where my opponent castles many moves after he moved his king out of check. Neither of us realized until this until I had after put him in checkmate. What is the rule on this. Than...

Started 05/21/16 at 17:02:50 by Fittobetied
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Chesspublishing on Forward Chess
As some of you may know, we have been working on making Chesspublishing opening research available through our mobile app, Forward Chess.
The basic idea is pretty simple - let new people subscrib...

Started 10/16/14 at 16:49:08 by ForwardChess
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Renewal troubles
Hi.  I'm trying to renew my subscription tp 6 sections.  What is the best way to do this?
When I tried the process it asked me to create a new account and when I put in my current user ID it rej...

Started 01/27/16 at 01:19:37 by barnaby
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ChessBase integration
When I copy ChessPublishing ChessBase eBooks into Chessbase, all the links to the games quoted in the commentaries break and when I click on them I get different games. Any suggestion? Thanks!

Started 12/03/15 at 22:47:12 by Setne007
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Finding previous updates
Is there an easy way to find the update in which a particular game was discussed?

Started 12/03/15 at 22:34:47 by Straggler
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Can't write emails to chesspublishing
I seem to be unable to write emails to and
There are no issues with sending mails to other adresses.
I recently subscribed to 3 sections...

Started 12/03/15 at 16:31:42 by comfortably-numb
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ebook Updates
I am wondering what the most efficient way to keep my playable ebooks up to date when changes have been made.  As a Gold member, I access all the sections (and ebooks) so it is a lot to keep track of....

Started 09/03/15 at 00:06:06 by WSS
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June Nimzo/Benoni Update Missing
I cannot access or download the June 2015 Nimzo/Benoni update. It appears to be missing from the site.

Started 07/28/15 at 03:21:24 by jpmoldovan
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Great article about
Today, I was very happy to see an article in Chess Life magazine (April 2015), written by John Hartmann.
It is published under the heading of "Looks at Books" and it is called:
"Putting a...
This month,

Started 04/12/15 at 13:36:58 by Vass
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Poll: Page size for PDF files
I've just changed the opening PDF eBook page size from 'Letter' (which is the standard in the USA) to 'A4', which is international.
This changes how it looks on screen a bit (A4 is a little longe...

Started 11/16/14 at 00:28:28 by GMTonyKosten
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