Accessed by clicking the preferences shortcut icon. The dialog is also accessed from the Edit->Preferences menu item.

This dialog can be used to configure the preferences for HIARCS Chess Explorer. The preferences fit into three broad categories each covered by a tab view:

When the preferences are configured the settings remain set each time you run the program until you next change them.

Clicking the Apply button will apply the current settings but keeps the dialog open. Clicking the Cancel button will cancel any changes since the last apply and exit the dialog. Finally click the OK button to apply the current settings and exit the dialog back to the main display.