Chess Assistant 18 & Chess Assistant 18 PRO
Chess Assistant 18 combines advanced game database management, analysis powered by the strongest Houdini 6 engine, the advanced Tree mode, Opening Encyclopedia and many other features.

Chess Assistant 18 with Houdini 6 — $89.95 / €89.95
Chess Assistant 18 PRO with Houdini 6 PRO — $131.50 / €131.50 » Chess Assistant Lite

Chess Assistant Lite

Chess Assistant Lite provides you with most basic functions of the Chess Assistant family of products for free.
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Limitation of Chess Assistant Lite
Chess Assistant Lite has limited functionality compared to full commercial versions like CA Starter.

  • The database is limited to 1 million games. You cannot open, merge or create new databases;
  • The Tree and CAP database come in limited versions;
  • The engines included are relatively weak, but you can add other engines;
  • No Opening Encyclopedia 2011;
  • No opening book;
  • No pictures of chess players.


  • Download;
  • Extract all files from the archive and run SetupCA12Light(dwnld).exe;
  • Follow the instructions to install the program.


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