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I downloaded stockfish 15 ,the POPCNT version. It downloaded, but I don't know how to open it to play chess. Can you help me?

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A complex position with only eight pieces on the board ( computer chess )

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Queen first, lose (or draw) later 5

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Queen first, lose (or draw) later 6

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A rook up, can black end the checks and thereby win (LiChess.org puzzle 74754)?

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How strong should the evidence for cheating be, before you reveal it?

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How is Elo calculated in the beginning at 1970? [duplicate]

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Why is the French defence not played at the highest level?

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Queen first, lose (or draw) later 2

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Queen first, lose (or draw) later

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Ultra-beginners mostly moving their pawns

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Rock, paper, scissors of chess players

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Is Sadler's 2000 book Queen's Gambit Declined focused on white or black?

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Why trade rook for bishop and knight in this puzzle?

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How to represent chess state with a bitboard

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Is Behting Study Still Beating Computers?

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Eyestrain - Anyone experiencing eyestrain when playing OTB?

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Is 10 minute time control too fast for me as a beginner?

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When was it possible for a player's king to be attacked by 3 of the opponent's pieces?

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WCM titleholder without reaching 1800 elo

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Opening tree graph

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Queen first, lose (or draw) later 3

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Queen first, lose (or draw) later 4

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Can not determine the result of this endgame

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Lowest rated player(s) who earned a GM norm

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In which tournament did Karpov play his first move with white pieces and offer a draw?

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Do chess have deterministic win strategy like tic tac toe? I.e. would God always win knowing the whole tree of combinations? [duplicate]

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Are there people that have played at 2000 OTB to master level by focusing on playing exclusively blitz rated games online?

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Are there any strict rules which can be imposed on Magnus Carlsen for resigning on purpose against Hans?

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How to program Ruthlessly Aggressive Chess AI?

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Can I use Lichess to store my over-the-board games?

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Quick method for generating FEN strings from PGN using Python Chess

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Asking for help on lc0 [closed]

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Chess etiquette: Carlsen withdrawing from the tournament

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If I remove a king from one side, which side has an advantage?

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How can I download Syzygy tablebases efficiently?

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Must chess studies be composed?

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Bad Stockfish evaluation

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Is it true that Grand Master Julio Granda has only read one chess book?

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Solvable studies that computers fail to crack

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Syzygy 6 man Tablebase Files Question

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What Elo rating does The Chessmaster 2000 have?

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Max Lange Attack - Materials to Study

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Is there any position where not promoting (illegally) would be the best move?

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What are variations that can explain why 1.c4 is often suggested as an alternative starting move for for aggressive players?

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Position where neither player can force a win and neither player can force a draw


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