Frequently Asked Questions
We try to answer common questions with our FAQs, so please take a moment to browse these helpful articles. If none of this applies to your case, reach out with this Contact form
How do I open a book I have purchased?
Go to “Books.” Then click on the title of the book you wish to open
How do I view the table of contents?
From the cover page on the mobile version, simply swipe to the next page to view the table of contents. While reading a chapter, you can click the page icon (left of the king icon) at the top of the screen to view the table of contents. In the desktop version, you can find the table of contents inside the "Content" box next to the Stockfish tab.
How do I skip forward to the next chapter?
Simply swipe from the right in your mobile application. You can also click the page icon to view the table of contents and select the next chapter from there. You can also use the arrow marks in the bottom right-hand corner of the screen to navigate to different chapters. In the desktop version, you can choose the chapters from the "Content" box next to the "Stockfish" tab.
How do I navigate within a chapter?
You can swipe from the bottom of the screen to scroll down on the mobile version. To return to the start of the chapter, tap twice anywhere in the upper region of the text. To go to the end of a chapter, tap twice in the lower region of the text. On the desktop version, you can scroll up and down.
While reading a chapter, how do I return to my list of books?
Tap the arrow icon in the upper left-hand region of the screen on your mobile device. In the desktop version, you can click the "Library" menu icon on the top left side of the screen.
What are the keyboard shortcuts that I can use to navigate inside the app?
In the desktop version, you can use the UP/DOWN arrows to navigate inside a chapter. It is similar to the Page Up/Page Down keys. The Home/End keys go to the top or bottom of any chapter.
How can I view my previously saved notes?
This feature is currently possible only for Android and iOS. In the Android version, you can find a golden comment icon to the top right of the screen inside the book. In iOS, there is a comment icon on the right, next to the place where you inserted the note.
How does the Forward Chess search function work?
Books can be searched by author name or title. Use the search box (with the magnifying glass icon) to enter search terms.
Why can't I see (or sync) the books I purchased previously? / Doesn't Cloud Sync work on my phone? / Why can't I download my books on another device?

Syncing Up Instructions to update previous purchases to the cloud:

From iOS: 1) Register in the cloud from iOS 2) In iOS app click "Restore transactions" from "Store" section 3) In iOS app click Cloud, then "Send purchases to Cloud"

From Android: 1) Register in the cloud from Android 2) In Android app click Reload Purchases from cloud menu 3) In Android app click Sync to Cloud from cloud menu

From Desktop: 1) Follow any of the above instruction using android or iOS 2) Click Sync in your mobile application 3) Click Sync in the desktop version