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Hello there Chess.com!
I started playing chess 3 days ago, and decided to create an account here on Chess.com.
I love the concept of online chess, but unfortunently, my internet shuts down from time to time, in long time periods, disabling me from my world of virtual chess :(.
But I found a solution. A so called "chess buddy" freeware downloadable directly from Chess.com, called Fritz 5.32.
And I must say, he really is a chess buddy, with capital B. Here's what happened:
I opened it and started playing a game with this buddy.
After a few moves, the game suddently locks up, and an infobox appears, reading "mate!". I guess he was trying to cheer me up, after all, my position was pretty bad, and I was down an officer, but now I was unable to move!
How can he be my chess buddy, when he mocks me, by calling me mate, and then locking up the game? Any ideas?
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