How can I use a DGT e-Board with Fritz and PlayChess.com?

Important: This article is illustrated by screenshots of Fritz 12, 13 and 14. Please do not use older Fritz versions as they are no longer supported anymore and may cause errors or instable behaviour. The RabbitPlugin software must be installed before DGT e-Board selection is possible.

How to connect the DGT e-Board with Fritz12:
How to connect the DGT board with Fritz13:
How to connect the DGT board with Fritz14:


You have to tick the DGT board box every time you start Fritz and want to play with the DGT e-Board. The RabbitPlugin screen can be closed once the board is connected. You can also use it as a second control window to verify if the moves are processed correctly by the Fritz program.

Important: Fritz may show some instability problems when you play games over the internet which are shorter than 15 minutes per player. The interface may get frozen after some moves. Because you also physically have to move your opponents piece in your time it is for technical reasons not recommended to play quick games on the internet with the DGT e-Board.

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