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Invalid FEN

  • 9 months ago · Quote · #1


    Is there a system I can use to create invalid FENs, specifically one in which there are more than 8 pawns of 1 color?

  • 9 months ago · Quote · #2


    Well, you could manually make it (look up fen on wiki it's pretty simple)

    But much easier is, (you mentioned you had winboard) in winboard go to

    Mode -> edit position

    Then rightclick on a square opens a menu of all the pieces.  When you're done

    File -> Copy Position to Clipboard

    Saves the FEN to your clipboard.  Then you can paste it when setting it up in chess.com.

  • 9 months ago · Quote · #3


    Thanks!  Turns out you can do it on chess.com to at http://www.chess.com/analysis-board-editor

  • 9 months ago · Quote · #4


    Neat, I didn't know it let you do illegal positions.

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