to CHESSeCLOCK website
is more then a real chess clock with it's 4 working modes
and with the addition of new MOVePAD concept. When
you are playing with a real chess set, just keep your monitor
or notebook around you and place your mouse to the side of
your chess board.
you want to write the moves of your game, you can use MOVePAD
instead of using paper and pen. You can archive or adjourne
your games with Save/Load options. To analyse your
games played with your human opponents on a real chess set,
simply load them to your favorite chess software which uses
PGN file format (Portable Game Notation).
are lot more with your new electronic chess clock such as
various sound effects for button push down, flag drop
down events, printing move list and we hope you like
them as much as we did while designing, producing and playing.
can download and try CHESSeCLOCK for free during your
first 5 launches. If you find it is functional and enjoyable,
you can buy using our secure PAYPAL connection.
This is 1/1 scaled view of CHESSeCLOCK
when optional MOVePAD is also opened. Black's
turn (20 minutes for first 40 moves, 20 minutes
extra time for each following 40 moves for both
players and no incremental time per move).
Highlights on USAGE and DESIGN:
is aimed that CHESSeCLOCK resembles to a real chess
clock with it's visual appearence and with it's sound effects.
We also tried to keep visual simplicity despite several
functions and indicators added.
of black and white colors makes easier to distinguish sides
and big character usage aims increased readability from
are dropping down to warn game ends by the end of the time
numeric indicators at bottom of each digital clock are reminders
about initial time settings.
little indicator (optional) which is placed at the left
corner of each clocks shows actual move number for each
when you play Blitz games, optional MOVePAD window can
be closed not to spend time to write the game moves.
when you close the MOVePAD, the borders of the clock
will gain "keep mouse cursor on the clock"
functionality to keep the cursor in the CHESSeCLOCK
window against accidential slip aways and whenever cursor
is about to leave the frame will automatically be send
back to the center of the clock screen.
- MOVePAD is closed and a 5 mins. with 5 secs. incremental
time blitz game is playing.
functionalities of CHESSeCLOCK and MOVePAD can be controlled
from SETUP window:
- CHESSeCLOCK has many optional
functionalities to enrich your chess game.
You may take a quick preview on them from
the screen capture above. Software installation
package includes a complete user guide which
is reachable from Help
> Contents menu. Current time
setting is Fisher with 5 mins. for first 40
moves and 5 secs. incremental time per move
(1/1 scaled view).
Some SETUP options are:
and Black Player Name texboxes are for writing player and/or
can turn the clock not to stand up from your chair when
played piece color changes.
sound effects are available for both button and flag events
(included silent mode which is especially needed for flag,
in Blitz games).
can show or hide MOVePAD if you want to write game
4 clock modes and all time values can separately be
adjustable for both players. You can also make the clock
timer count upward or downward.
PER GAME: Each player has to complete their game
within the given time. There is no extra time and no
PER MOVES: Game is divided into parts according
move amount. So, each X moves have to be completed within
adjusted time period for that part of the game. When
that move amount is completed, extra time is added to
remaining amount of time coming from previous game part
(Typically, 2 hours for first 40 moves and extra 2 hours
for each following 40 moves).
TIME: Every move you made, brings bonus time.
One player's loosed time is simultaniously adding to
other player's time.
installation package includes a complete user guide which
is reachable from Help > Contents
menu. Thank you for your interest, enjoy CHESSeCLOCK.