archive DGT LiveChess 1.4.8

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This is THE tournament software for the DGT e-Boards. This version works with Java 6, 7 and 8 on Microsoft Windows (XP, Vista, 7, 8 and 10), Mac OS 10.11 (Snow Leopard, Lion, Mountain, Lion, Yosemite, Mavericks, and El Capitan) and Linux (Ubuntu 14.04 LTS).

This version includes support for the wireless Caïssa System and the new Board Modules.

Unpack the zip file in a separate directory and start by double clicking the livechess-1.4.8.jar or from the command line with "java -jar livechess-1.4.8.jar".

The manuals are a separate download from this site. There is a separate manual for the Caïssa System.

All manuals and the software are included in the documentation package sent with the ordered LiveChess tournament equipment. 

Important: If you have already a set-up with older Board Modules, We strongly recommended to update these Board Modules to Firmware version 1.4.8. The Firmware update is integrated in this 1.4.8 LiveChess version.  


  • 1.4.8: Improved behaviour for PC's with older serial ports
  • 1.4.7: Implemented the New board Module hardware which requires this LiveChess version 
  • 1.4.6: Improved behaviour DGT 3000 communication
  • 1.4.4: Fixed serial connection bug with Linux.
  • 1.4.3: This version of LiveChess now works also with Java 8.
  • 1.4.3: Fixed a bug with displaying forfait results on the Flash app.

REMARK: Manual version 1.4.8 is covering this release. Please do read the additional letter included in the LiveChess 1.4.8 Documentation package.


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