Is there a security risk having Bridgemate validate declarer and lead against the hand record?

Q: Can you use Bridgemate to cheat? A: In theory, yes, in real life, no. There is a potential, but far-fetched, security risk in Bridgemate. This page is intended to give tournament directors who suspect foul play a chance to deactivate settings that give such a possibility.¬†Imagine the following scenario: Hand records are uploaded to … Continue reading Is there a security risk having Bridgemate validate declarer and lead against the hand record?

I have problems with this or that, and I need help solving it?

Q: I have problems with this, and I would like to do that. Why does it not work? A: First of all, please include the licence name for your club or organisation. E-mail support is given to those with a valid support and upgrade agreement. General contact info@magicscoring.com Tomas Brenning tomas@brenning.se tomas.brenning@gmail.com The easiest way … Continue reading I have problems with this or that, and I need help solving it?

How do I make Bridgemate member number entry mandatory in teams?

Q: We frequently run teams tournaments. In these tournaments we ask the players to enter their member numbers into the bridgemate and later on we import the names into MC. Q: But for a while, we are not able to make this entry obligatory. When a tournament starts, the BMs skip the page where member … Continue reading How do I make Bridgemate member number entry mandatory in teams?