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by fizban
Tue May 29, 2018 8:59 am
Forum: pbchess
Topic: UCI engine options?
Replies: 1
Views: 606

Re: UCI engine options?

Although this is an old thread, I just use the Settings-Engines menu ant type the options in the box below.
by fizban
Tue May 29, 2018 8:54 am
Forum: pbchess
Topic: Suggestions
Replies: 28
Views: 7951

Re: Suggestions

I have been using pbchess in and out for several years, switching to other apps for a while and coming back to pbchess, although I am more a casual player with periods of variable dedication. Pbchess has improved a lot since its beginning. The the database system takes some time to get used to and t...
by fizban
Fri Sep 21, 2012 5:33 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing
Replies: 67
Views: 17051

Re: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing

I just noticed a bug I was going to log has been fixed. It was related to a problem for which the solution was not recognized in the previous build. There are two issues still that I'd like to mention (I have a KT): 1.- The "redraw screen" menu option does not actually redraw the whole screen. It wa...
by fizban
Sat Sep 15, 2012 7:17 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing
Replies: 67
Views: 17051

Re: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing

Is there a way to restart the puzzle in order to solve it again? Or to show the solution even it is only when you have already solved it?
by fizban
Sat Sep 15, 2012 4:59 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing
Replies: 67
Views: 17051

Re: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing

I just tried the first one. I guess that every time I find a solution I have to go back to the beginning and try to find the next solution. But I did not see the message "solved" when I found both...

Edit: disregard this comment. I had not reached the end of both solutions...
by fizban
Fri Sep 14, 2012 8:20 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing
Replies: 67
Views: 17051

Re: pbchess-1.2.5 - testing

How is finally the notation for the problems with multiple solutions?
by fizban
Thu Aug 30, 2012 11:01 am
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pgn special tags
Replies: 9
Views: 2460

Re: pgn special tags

One of the things I am doing with pbchess is using it to teach my children how to play chess, although currently only my son is old enough to start learning. I create really simple puzzles and make him solve them. The first puzzles are of the type: "move the knight to all the possible positions in o...
by fizban
Wed Aug 29, 2012 4:10 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: [SOLVED] Latin characters in PGN
Replies: 2
Views: 1885

Re: Latin characters in PGN

My mistake. I actually works with UTF-8 files without BOM (Byte Order Mark).
by fizban
Thu Aug 23, 2012 6:49 am
Forum: pbchess
Topic: [SOLVED] Latin characters in PGN
Replies: 2
Views: 1885

[SOLVED] Latin characters in PGN

Is there a way to put special latin characters in the PGN file? When I try to load a pgn file with characters such as ¿áéíóú, the program just exits... I've tried in UTF-8 and in ANSI...
by fizban
Tue Aug 14, 2012 10:40 pm
Forum: pbchess
Topic: pgn special tags
Replies: 9
Views: 2460

Re: pgn special tags

Thank you for the information. Good news that 1.2.5 will handle multiple solutions (hopefully not limited to just one move). Regarding pgn files, your site does not provide much samples. I just took a look at the pgn samples you provide for the "Encyclopedia of Chess Combinations", which have those ...