11795 Players currently online!
Man vs. Machine - good luck!
Turn-based games at any time!
Vote for the best move to win!
Do you have what it takes?
Sharpen your tactical vision!
Get advice and game insights!
Learn from top players & pros!
View millions of master games!
Your virtual chess coach!
Perfect your opening moves!
Test your skills vs. computer!
Find the right private coach!
Can you solve it each day?
Bring it all together!
Beginners, start here!
Make friends & play team games!
News from the world of chess!
Search all Chess.com members!
Find local clubs & events!
Who's the best of your friends?
Read what members are saying!
Chessbase 12 assumes that all pawn promotions are made to a king, however, I have a couple of games where the pawn was promoted to a knight and rook. How can you change the promotion in this program? I'm sure it can be done some way. Thanks
I'm not using Chessbase 12, but rather the older 2009 Premium. Anyway, the setting must be the same: under options-- misc untick the box "always promote to queen" (I guess you meant queen, not king- which is rather illegal... :P).
I have that program, too. Love it but one has to "dig" a bit to learn how to use and find all the "bells and whistles".
I'm sorry, correct, Queen.
Promotion to a king could be a good defence - your opponent would have to checkmate both of them
Thanks for the help. Your correct; go to options, misc. and change the setting. Fantastic!
Even switching clear still promotes to Q. Any solution for this issue?
Which openings do you recommend for a 5|0 blitz OTB tournament?
by DrSpudnik 4 minutes ago
who do you think is the best chess player
by RiyalNoxDescent 4 minutes ago
If You Could Fix One Thing On Chess.com, What Would It Be?
by HessianWarrior 6 minutes ago
Get Free Coaching
by RiyalNoxDescent 11 minutes ago
12/21/2014 - Mate in 2
by GMC_SANNY 19 minutes ago
Chess Material for Beginners
by Alec289 20 minutes ago
How many distinct chess games are possible, and which is the longest?
by Remellion 22 minutes ago
by GMC_SANNY 25 minutes ago
New opening (well at least i think)
by dwaynehoffman 25 minutes ago
Rate these players
by LilWeezyBlowsTrees 26 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2014 Chess.com
• Chess - English
We are working hard to make Chess.com available in over 70 languages. Check back over the year as we develop the technology to add more, and we will try our best to notify you when your language is ready for translating!