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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 07/18/16 at 23:53:07 by kevinludwig
5 4371 Last Post 07/13/17 at 16:36:02
By: TonyRo
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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
1 2572 Last Post 01/08/17 at 13:37:16
By: GMTonyKosten
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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 19:32:43 by BABYBIRD
4 3206 Last Post 07/25/16 at 19:44:04
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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 16:02:50 by Fittobetied
1 2604 Last Post 05/21/16 at 16:31:19
By: dfan
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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
2 2662 Last Post 01/27/16 at 13:28:50
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
2 3358 Last Post 12/08/15 at 13:19:20
By: GMTonyKosten
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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
5 4256 Last Post 12/08/15 at 11:57:41
By: GMTonyKosten
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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 09/02/15 at 23:06:06 by WSS
1 2725 Last Post 09/03/15 at 10:34:59
By: GMTonyKosten
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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 02:21:24 by jpmoldovan
1 2581 Last Post 08/08/15 at 02:57:39
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 12:36:58 by Vass
6 5662 Last Post 04/24/15 at 22:45:01
By: Eliko - Ex Member
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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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Server move!
Please note that we are moving to a new, bigger, faster, server around 08:00 GMT on the 26th May, and that there will be some limited down time!
The 'problem' was that the site just gets bigger a...

Started 05/25/10 at 16:42:30 by GMTonyKosten
5 4865 Last Post 10/08/14 at 12:22:05
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Having trouble renewing
I have tried three times to renew my membership today but it won't take my debit card. I'm pretty sure it should be taking's worked in the past.

Started 04/28/14 at 03:19:29 by Seth_Xoma
5 5907 Last Post 08/28/14 at 20:49:19
By: GMTonyKosten
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Video of the month
GM Simon Williams is doing a new series of videos for ChessPublishing (Video of the month, see the Home page). The first one is on the Classical Dutch (which is well timed as Glenn just covered two of...

Started 06/27/14 at 11:10:22 by GMTonyKosten
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Suggestion for the main site - selection of games
I've been a subscriber at ChessPublishing for many years, and I like the 'no fuss' and good quality service you offer.
However, in the recent years, I have found it more and more diff...

Started 05/20/14 at 10:33:35 by hicetnunc
14 8945 Last Post 08/21/14 at 21:23:01
By: ErictheRed
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Encyclopedia of chess openings 2014
Is it worth buying the above from chessbase? I want to change from 1. d4 to 1. e4 and look forward to some books from Quality Chess later on this summer but would like to study some 1. e4 stuff alread...

Started 05/30/14 at 16:07:20 by Paul Brondal
4 4687 Last Post 05/30/14 at 21:37:16
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My opinion on subscription
I subscribe on three sections here on chesspublishing.
If I would like to subscribe to 1 more section I have to subscribe to six sections (all in all) instead of 4. With other words I...

Started 04/27/14 at 08:51:47 by Bogojump
4 4197 Last Post 04/28/14 at 10:09:40
By: GMTonyKosten
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Have you made any updates to your site?
I don't mean updates to lines or openings. I mean your site looked 10 years old and your format does not seem to have been modified to look like 2014. How about new features and a new look?
  A f...

Started 02/15/14 at 16:31:42 by LHM1948
6 4047 Last Post 02/16/14 at 21:06:39
By: GMTonyKosten
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PGN Game Archive
I can't import King's Indian pgnfile from the PGN Game Archive into Chess Assistant. It's been like this a year or two. First I thought it was something with CA11/12 but after looking into the pgn ...

Started 02/17/12 at 13:45:54 by Odd Gunnar Malin
6 16363 Last Post 01/17/14 at 11:33:20
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