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  1. Why Lichess is not so good tha […] Robkin thanks, Hellball, of course I know ICC, just thought some mysterious s […]
  2. Why Lichess is not so good tha […] Hellball Robkin, I believe by "I$$" BearJr is referring to ICC, the Internet Ch […]
  3. Notices - towards perfection... Missko - Sound should be "on" by default (medium volume).
  4. To close a team moi373737 Hi I created a team but I want now to close this team because it has […]
  5. preferences of players IDANANIDJAR Hello, We are developing a survey that would help us to obtain onli […]
  6. Notices - towards perfection... Missko - One other site has chat rooms, just an idea. Private chat with fri […]
  7. Why Lichess is not so good tha […] Robkin l$$ a 7??? do I miss some insider code or what is l$$?
  8. Internet Chess Client for Victoria23 So I guess it’s not possible to use SCID with lichess.
  9. User TV only works for first two games Clarkey We're aware of it. It will be getting fixed in the near future.
  10. User TV only works for first two games OwenKraweki I have a similar problem. The user TV seems to work as long as the pla […]
  11. Why Lichess is not so good tha […] BearJr I give a 3, a 4, FICS a 6 (it`s the most difficul […]
  12. Withdrawing from tournament re […] andrewrun I just tried to withdraw from a […]
  13. IM and chess engine MarcosVinicius Where i can view this analise Clarkey??
  14. New 2d set elrond I really like the artistic and modern new 2D set, but I have to say th […]
  15. The board Cesium Ok so I play lichess on the iPad, and every time I play a game, the bo […]
  16. chess960 - AI level increases […] LM AdmiralA Yes, it is. Like it says in the blog post I linked to above: AI lev […]
  17. chess960 - AI level increases […] cezarcamelo In the code, level 2 is more difficult than level 1, ok? Thanks.
  18. Link default opponent rating r […] Arcticpenguin This is a minor issue, maybe too minor to care about, but since it see […]
  19. Notices - towards perfection... Missko Triangle-arrow in top right menu could be closer to the text (word, […]
  20. board editor problems? cafestream problem solved for me too. Thanks!
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