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  • 20 months ago · Quote · #1

    Snar

    I just recently got windows 8 and i like it a lot.

    But in the store, there is no chess.com app.

    Can someone please make a chess.com app for windows 8/windows phone 8 and use the live tiles to tell you if you have any games/messages etc.

    I know that this is a big request but i imagine that i am not the only one who thinks there should be a windows 8 app, and it's not like windows 8 is dying, it will increase a lot.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #2

    Snar

    For now though, i pinned this website to the start screen, can you make it so it shows if i have any games or messages?

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #3

    lasertswift

    I would love to see the Chess.com app there too.  I really liked the Surface but would would not like it if I couldn't use the Chess.com app.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #4

    chessracerace

    bump! would love to see an app for Windows 8 even if it were just a touch friendly UI running on x86 but prefer both arm and x86 support. We'll see which of the major chess sites is first to Win 8.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #5

    Snar

    chessracerace wrote:

    bump! would love to see an app for Windows 8 even if it were just a touch friendly UI running on x86 but prefer both arm and x86 support. We'll see which of the major chess sites is first to Win 8.

    yup, chess.com better not lose 8

    lol

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #6

    Tgatz85

    +1  I would love to see a wp8 app.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #7

    Suarez0523

    I am with you guys.  Windows 8 app please.  Thank you.  

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #8

    chessracerace

    Windows 8 represents the first true platform to being able to carry a full OS on a tablet that weighs 1.5 lbs. or less, and has 10 hours of battery or more! Don't miss your chance to be an early adapter Chess.com

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #9

    JG27Pyth

    I've got windows 98 that's like 90 better than windows 8. I'm set. 

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #10

    Suarez0523

    @JG27Pyth - This is a Windows 8 request topic.  What are you doing here?  Also, this is about windows phone 8; what does windows 98 have to do with anything?

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #11

    baddogno

    Suarez0523 wrote:

    @JG27Pyth - This is a Windows 8 request topic.  What are you doing here?  Also, this is about windows phone 8; what does windows 98 have to do with anything?

    It's called humor, a staple of the forums.  Lighten up, even a Luddite like me got it.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #12

    DougsAThug

    Other chess servers have ALREADY made windows 8 apps; lets please get to it.

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #13

    chessracerace

    DougsAThug wrote:

    Other chess servers have ALREADY made windows 8 apps; lets please get to it.

    There are already over 50 chess apps for Windows 8. A couple of months ago, there were maybe only 25. So it is growing quickly

  • 20 months ago · Quote · #14

    Tgatz85

    I wish chess.com would at least respond and let us know if they are working on this.  Do chess.com staff even read the forums?  I have never gotten a reply on the forums from anyone who works for this site.

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #15

    steveabe

    I sent a question to techncal support about chess.com for a win8 phone.

    I have not gotten a reply yet. My wife told me to take a red marker, and write WIN8 on the back of my Iphone, and then play chess.com from the new win8-Iphone. Her suggestions are one of the reasons I love to loose myself in chess....... 

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #16

    kohai

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #17

    Snar

    what about a normal, win8 desktop version?

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #18

    kohai

    We don't have a desktop version sorry. I run a beta version of win8 (over my win7) and the site works fine on that.

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #19

    DazedKnight

    +1

    I posted this same topic on the Diamond Members forum a few weeks ago... a desktop / phone / tablet app for Windows 8 would be much appreciated.

  • 19 months ago · Quote · #20

    kohai

    I did ask about a desktop version but no go at the moment sorry :(


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