User Guide

Tournament Director for Windows is specifically designed to help you organise, run and report on a chess tournament run to the English Chess Federation (ECF) rules and regulations. Tournament Director for Windows uses your player lists, the ECF Grading list, automatic Swiss pairing or Berger pairing and a full range of reports including grading submission files to simplify the administration and running of chess tournaments.

The main features of the system are described in this User Guide and it is split into the following sections which mirror the main components of the system:

Details of the navigation, each menu item and the functionality of every screen and button is described within the user guide. The user guide also covers the database, registration and support.

This User Guide currently documents version 6 of Tournament Director for Windows. It will be updated when new release of Tournament Director for Windows are released.