Transfer data from TDW to UTU Swiss

Export Data

To transfer your data from Tournament Director for Windows to UTU Swiss your must have the latest version of Tournament Director for Windows and installed UTU Swiss.

To get the latest version of Tournament Director for Windows download and run the latest install

Once you have the latest full install of Tournament Director for Windows, you must download the latest fix release and then install it by copying "tournament director.exe" to the your machine at "c:/program files/tournament director"

Now run Tournament Director for Windows and follow the instructions in the video below to export all your data from Tournament Director for Windows.

Note: If you do not have the Tools->Export Database menu option, you do not have the latest version of Tournament Director for Windows

Make a note for where you have saved the export (.tsv) files, as these will be needed to load the data into UTU Swiss.

Load Data

Now that the data has been exported from Tournament Director for Windows it can be loaded into UTU Swiss.

Follow the instructions in the following video to load the Tournament Director for Windows data into UTU Swiss

  • Create a new database (see video below)
  • Import the data into UTU Swiss (se video below)
  • Load ECF Grading List, if required (video coming soon)
  • Load FIDE Rating list, if required (video coming soon)
  • Match and Merge players, if required (video coming soon)

 

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