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The best analysis program?
Is there any consensus as to the best analysis program at the moment? Has Rybka been overtaken by Houdini, Fire, Hiarcs, Komodo et al yet? Undecided

Started 01/24/12 at 14:07:41 by GMTonyKosten
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By: Pawnpusher
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Filter games according to my repertoire
Hello everyone,
Is there a tool - if possible a freeware - 
that from two repertoire databases for each color  (in Chessbase or PGN format)
filters all games of another database or PG...

Started 06/07/19 at 10:44:19 by Tartakaviar
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By: an ordinary chessplayer
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Stockfish 12 Released

Started 09/02/20 at 16:07:33 by IM_Serious
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17 1183 Last Post 09/15/20 at 10:37:16
By: Pawnpusher
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By: MaxJudd
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Best YouTube Chess Channels
What chess YouTube channels do you subscribe to?
I have never paid much attention to YouTube before since I am not really fond of viewing videos online. However, armed with an iPad and a Google ...

Started 12/05/13 at 16:23:24 by Antillian
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By: TNich
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Lc0 v0.25
I have had no problem using Lc0 in Chessbase up until v0.24. However, now, in CB 15, I can't create a new engine with Lc0 v0.25. Has anybody else the same problem?

Started 06/23/20 at 21:15:22 by fling
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By: fling
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Chessbase and opening questions
Hi all,
I was wondering the best way to do this. So I have different sources of cb stuff, ebooks, trainers, data base, etc... So if I come across a game that has good analysis,  can I copy it and...

Started 05/13/20 at 13:48:25 by Mtal
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By: trw
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Chessbase Change Log
Been looking around but for the life of me I cannot find a change log for every sub-version of Chessbase 15. Does it exist and if so where Shocked

Started 04/30/20 at 19:06:12 by Ballantine
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Downloading a chess base trainer question
Hi all,
Just a quick question, probably a computer noob one. I am trying to download a chess base trainer I just got and it says the download is going to take 6 hours. Any reason why? Anything I ...

Started 02/13/19 at 05:42:38 by Mtal
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By: Ballantine
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Syzygy tablebases in CB15
I've run into a problem using Syzygy tablebases in ChessBase 15 and I wonder if anyone can help, please. I installed the tablebases three or four years ago using the ChessBase Turbo 4 disks and they'v...

Started 04/22/20 at 17:01:30 by Seeley
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By: Seeley
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Exporting files in PGN from SCID
I've recently been successfully using the 4-million-game Caissabase free online datbase in SCID, but have got nowhere trying to export this to ChessBase Reader 2017 using the normal facility in SCID: ...

Started 04/24/20 at 15:00:24 by Michael Ayton
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ChessBase 13 and multimedia commentary
I recently updated from CB9 to CB13. In CB9 I could add multimedia commentary to a move, like a .jpeg picture or a .bmp file. In CB13 I can't find that option, but there is the possibility to remove m...

Started 05/30/19 at 07:32:18 by TD
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By: an ordinary chessplayer
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Lc0 versus Lc0 opencl
Apologies for my lack of knowledge
I ma trying some chess engines and not clear to me what
is the difference between the engines
Lc0 and Lc0 opencl
By the way, when using t...

Started 04/18/20 at 19:50:38 by lg
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By: JFugre
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Fat Fritz
There seems to be some discussion about Fritz 17 and the neural network, and what model of gpu is the minimum to get good results. Anyone up to speed on this issue?

Started 11/14/19 at 11:47:17 by Pawnpusher
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By: MaxJudd
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Stockfish 11
This has been released and is available at the usual haunts!

Started 01/20/20 at 14:42:05 by Pawnpusher
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By: brabo
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Has anyone used the cloud engines on Chessify? 
If so, curious how you found it?  Would like to be able to analyze with Leela, etc without going to all the trouble of setting up GPUs, etc.

Started 03/11/20 at 22:52:52 by BeeCaves
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By: an ordinary chessplayer
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nets and LcO (Leela)
The newest release of LcO includes a net that I get 2 to 3 times as many Knps. That has to be a good deal! Just a heads up for a few forum members who (like me) were unsure about how to match up hardw...

Started 03/06/20 at 11:29:30 by Pawnpusher
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By: Pawnpusher
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Best engine for sparring
I am looking for a good computer sparring partner.
My experience with chess engines when you handicap them is that they don't often make very human mistakes, but that is the sort of behaviour I'd...

Started 11/06/19 at 21:29:56 by gillbod
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By: Zenchess
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Chessbase 15 problems
Just wanted to post my observations on Chessbase 15. I'm noticing the database is crashing when using the printing feature as it goes into endless loops when previewing documents before printing the g...

Started 12/04/18 at 05:05:46 by HagenWatch1
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By: Straggler
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Laptop battery and analysing with engines
My old laptop had died completely on Sunday. It had many problems, but the main problem was that the battery was drained to the point that when charging, it was stuck at 0%. Eventually it was unable t...

Started 02/11/20 at 20:29:22 by Leon_Trotsky
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By: Konstriktor
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