21730 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?
Backgammon, Yatzy, and more!
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!
Been trying to enter a game I saw elsewhere online to analyze in Fritz, turned off engine and all is fine until the time came to castle, just get the dreaded 'whistle' informing of an invalid move. How do you get around this? Thank you,
I would guess it your position, not Fritz. Either you have previously moved the K or R, or you are trying to castle across a line of check.
No, I've checked (no pun intended), it's a game where white was castling after only 4 moves, not in check or across check and the king and rook haven't budged. Thanks for your reply.
This is the opening: 1.e4 e5 2.Nf3 Nc6 3.d4 exd4 4.Nxd4 Ne5 5.Be2 d6 6.O-O. After 5 moves not 4 as I said earlier.
Reboot F13. If still no go, reboot your PC. If that doesn't help I'd contact whoever you bought it from for assistance, or try this clumsy but often effective fix: (which does have the advantage of cutting out all the trouble-shooting) uninstall and re-install the entire program (all your games should be left intact since they're stored in another directory, but I suggest you double-check here before uninstalling)
BTW my suggested fix works for all sorts of programs, not just F13. I'm running F12 myself BTW.
Works fine on my Fritz 13. Have you gone back into the
File-->Activation-->Update Program and check to make sure you are using the latest version? When I bought my copy it was build 5, now it's up to either 13 or 15 (forget which) so there have been numerous and frequent updates that may fix it.
by GodsPawn2016 a few minutes ago
9/29/2016 - Occupying The Escape Square
by kevinthedavis 7 minutes ago
Is chess a sport? Ending the debate
by SnowRealms 9 minutes ago
Computer analysis in V3 version
by MrZanca 10 minutes ago
by ShelbyLohrman 11 minutes ago
My record within the last month: 68W 0D 0L
by Bilbo21 11 minutes ago
A unique portable wood chessboard
by cghori 12 minutes ago
Tactics Rating Not Visible After First Attempt
by Martin_Stahl 13 minutes ago
LOL Nakamura's hat
by leklerk1 15 minutes ago
by Bilbo21 18 minutes ago
Why Join | Chess Topics |
Help & Support |
© 2016 Chess.com
• Chess - English
Try the new Chess.com!
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!