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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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Desktop setup for chess analysis
Hi all,
not much going on in this sub-forum it seems. But I will try to get a discussion started at least.
Currently, I have a 4 year old computer, Intel core i5-6600k, 32 GB RAM@2133 MHz. I...

Started 08/08/19 at 17:59:36 by fling
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Install Lc0?
I was interested in using Lc0, but I found I had to install new/other graphic drivers for my Nvidia card (GTX 1080).
Nvidia has recently updated drivers with security fixes, and if I'm going to u...

Started 08/11/19 at 07:01:11 by msiipola
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ChessBase 15 crashes, renames game files
I do not know why, when I run Leela for long time periods it lags my entire computer. Sometimes it gets so heavy that ChessBase crashes saying "ChessBase is not responding" and prompts me to close. Wh...

Started 08/13/19 at 04:54:52 by Leon_Trotsky
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Nibbler gui
I recently downloaded this gui, and it is very interesting. It is designed (mostly specifically) for LcO and it has some very interesting features. I found it on github.

Started 08/10/19 at 16:16:18 by Pawnpusher
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By: fling
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Chessbase 15 Question
guys Have a problem with chessbase 15, if I open a game or database the window does not come up in front it stays under I have to click on the taskbar to see the window. any idea what is wrong how to ...

Started 08/06/19 at 22:41:29 by LANDRO
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Subtree grafting with ChessBase
Say I have a bunch of variations that are in a game following a specific move order. I now want to move or copy these variations to another move in the game that has the same position (i.e. I want to ...

Started 08/06/19 at 11:48:58 by JFugre
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By: an ordinary chessplayer
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Annoying Problem with Chessbase
I have an annoying problem with all my chessbase programs (namely Playchess, Fritz 10 and Chessbase 8). All my moves clog up on 1 line, as can be seen in the attachment
Can someone help me wit...

Started 01/02/10 at 07:58:08 by sssthepro
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Vertically aligned game notation
Is there a way to vertically align the main moves in the game notation in ChessBase or Hiarcs Chess Explorer?
A screenshot from an older version of Hiarcs shows what I mean:
- The

Started 07/28/19 at 22:27:02 by Paul Cumbers
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LcO 21.3
I don't know what changes are made, but there is a new version.

Started 07/25/19 at 10:56:11 by Pawnpusher
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By: smatija
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Posting moves and board on Wordpress blog
I am trying to configure Wordpress blog, but I do not know how to post the chess board and some moves like how here you can just use pgn function and fen diagrams. Does anyone know how to do this on W...

Started 07/17/19 at 03:32:07 by Leon_Trotsky
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New version of LcO
The newest version, changes to evaluation. Easy to set up and free, why not?

Started 06/22/19 at 13:30:32 by Pawnpusher
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CPU for chess analisys
I am about to buy a new PC and I am torn between Ryzen 1600 and Ryzen 1700. Except chess I work with Autocad (MEP, Electrical, Revit) do some casual gaming (company of heroes) and light programming. W...

Started 08/20/17 at 19:23:28 by daniel7472
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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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Anyone know if there are some ways to incorporate python into using aquarium/chessbase/ other utilities?

Started 02/14/19 at 00:08:23 by trw
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By: mattchess
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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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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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Turing's test
"Turing's test" gets referred to frequently. Searching here on chesspub returns seven examples (and one typo for "turning"). But what I read about it before was not exactly the test Turing devised. Th...

Started 05/26/19 at 14:46:18 by an ordinary chessplayer
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Chromebook and Chrome OS
I am thinking about buying one of the new Samsung / Google Chromebooks mainly for online use etc.  Still sometimes I would be offline.  Ideally, I would want to look at PGN files too.  Does anyone kno...

Started 11/08/12 at 12:44:14 by MaxJudd
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ChessBase 13 - serious bug??
While working with ChessBase 13 (recently upgraded to Version 13.13) and the just-released Mega Database 2016 I noticed some very strange behavior that affects sorting and filtering.
When I open ...

Started 11/15/15 at 13:55:59 by braincramp
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By: GMTonyKosten
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