Very Important: Ensure all players are “Checked In”. Players that are not “Checked In” will not be assigned a table.
Navigate to the “Pairings” menu and click “Start Tournament”. You will be prompted for an optional timer. Your screen will now show your tables.
You can open the scorecard for a table by clicking on the table, and entering the scores for each player. Ensure you select the winner for each table, then submit and confirm.
If you make a mistake, you can open the scorecard again to correct it.
Once all scores are submitted, you can advance the round by clicking FINALIZE ROUND and then NEXT ROUND. The new round will generate. Repeat until you reach the end of the Preliminary rounds.
Between rounds, you may wish to print out or share rankings. You may do this from the main menu, selecting PLACINGS.
Semi-Finals/Finals: At the end of the preliminary rounds, you will see a popup with END TOURNAMENT and MAKE TOP CUT.
Clicking END TOURNAMENT is a good practice here as it makes sure all games are complete and displays standings.
Then, you will go back to PAIRINGS from the main menu. and under OPTIONS, select Top Cut.
Here, select Cut by Player Count, and depending on the size of your tournament, select either 4 (for events with fewer than 28 players) or 16.
Round 4 will be created, with either your top 16 players at 4 tables, or your top 4 at one.
Enter scores and mark winners as before. At the end of round 4, winners from each table in Round 4 (in 16-player semifinals) should advance to the Final round (Round 5). Enter scores for the final round, confirm and Finalize Round, then END TOURNAMENT.