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by FreeRepublic
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:25 pm
Forum: Chess Openings Wizard 2016 Support
Topic: Indexing and searching PGN files prior to import
Replies: 4
Views: 989

Re: Indexing and searching PGN files prior to import

MikeAtBookup wrote:In testing this, I've had no problems asking for a specific ECO code or a range of ECO codes.

Can you send me a PGN file that you're having trouble with?


When I drag the Fischer file to this box (to add as an enclosure), I get the error: "Invalid file extension: Fischer.pgn"
by FreeRepublic
Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:34 pm
Forum: Chess Openings Wizard 2016 Support
Topic: Is Stockfish 10 64 bit an optimist?
Replies: 2
Views: 585

Is Stockfish 10 64 bit an optimist?

I was analyzing in COW Professional, build 92, with the latest version of SF. In particular, I was looking at the MacCutcheon French with 5Ne2. It may not be the best move, but looks to provide more fluid play than other moves. I followed SF's suggestions for a few moves. When it is white to move, i...
by FreeRepublic
Sun Feb 10, 2019 1:05 pm
Forum: Chess Openings Wizard 2016 Support
Topic: Interface options (backburner)
Replies: 5
Views: 960

Re: Interface options (backburner)

Yes, build 92 solved my problem. I can now click on any candidate move on the list and it plays directly.

"You might consider using the regular bookmark to keep track of play to a certain position." You lost me there. I can't find a bookmark command in COW.
by FreeRepublic
Wed Jan 23, 2019 9:35 pm
Forum: Chess Openings Wizard 2016 Support
Topic: Interface options (backburner)
Replies: 5
Views: 960

Interface options (backburner)

I have used several versions of Bookup and seen a lot of improvement. Occasionally, there is something I miss. So here are a few ideas to consider before a future release. 1) Selecting candidate moves from a list. In the past you could click on any candidate move to make the move. That does not work...
by FreeRepublic
Wed Jan 23, 2019 12:53 am
Forum: Chess Openings Wizard 2016 Support
Topic: Indexing and searching PGN files prior to import
Replies: 4
Views: 989

Indexing and searching PGN files prior to import

I was slow to appreciate this feature now I miss it. Background follows. I had Bookup under Mac OS 9 and I did my PGN file game selection in Exachess before importing the selected games into Bookup. COW Express had the ability to search PGN databases. At first I didn't use it (relying on Chess Assis...

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