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Icon Legend What do all those little icons mean?
Game Info Guide to information displayed during a game.
Game Notation How the game history is recorded and what the game codes mean.
Move Controls Explanation of the various options available in the Move Box.
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Icon Legend

Below is a list of the icons used throughout rychess.com and their meaning.

Icon Name Description
C Ry::Chess indicates a Ry::Chess game or Ry::Chess specific item
F Ry::FischerRandom indicates a Ry::FischerRandom game or Ry::FischerRandom specific item
G Ry::GrandChess indicates a Ry::GrandChess game or Ry::GrandChess specific item
History Viewer go to the interactive History Viewer page for a game
PGN Download view/download the PGN (Portable Game Notation) file for a game
Toggle the visibility of some game options in the Move Box, some options may be normally hidden. Click this image and they'll appear...
Dismiss, Decline / Withdraw Invitation delete a game or dismiss a message.