What's New?

WinTD Version 4.20!

We are pleased to announce that Version 4.20 is now shipping. This has many important improvements, including the ability to download the USCF Golden Database directly, and a new operation for sending text messages/e-mails with pairings to participants and coaches.

WinTD Forum

Click on WinTD Forum to visit our web forum for WinTD users, where you can post questions and share ideas on using the software.

Note: The forum is monitored by Estima staff, and we will try to respond directly to any relevant questions. But if you need a prompt reply to a specific technical support question, please email us directly at support@estima.com.

Revision History

We've posted a Release Dates page, listing the release dates of the various versions of WinTD.

Vista, Windows 7 and 8

See Vista, Windows 7 and 8 for notes on compatibility with these newer versions of Windows.


If you purchased your copy of WinTD from a reseller, take a moment to fill out our Registration Form. This will ensure that you will be eligible for technical support and for discounted update prices. Note: We never sell or give our contact lists to anyone.

Welcome to the home page for WinTD, our Windows-based program for chess tournament directors. WinTD has quickly become the premier program for running Swiss System chess tournaments. It is designed to handle every aspect of running a chess tournament, from managing a player database, to pairing rounds and entering results, to generating prize lists and reports.

See About WinTD for more information on the program, or select from the menu above for details on placing an order, downloading a free demo version, and more.

If you've used earlier versions of WinTD, you can read about the improvements in Version 4.20 on the WinTD Version 4.20 page. See the Prices page for prices and ordering information.

Who's Using the Program?

WinTD is being used around the country (and even around the world) to pair everything from small club and school events to major national USCF events. WinTD has been used to run US Amateur Teams East, US Open, and various National All Grades and National Scholastic K-12 events. WinTD has also been the program of choice at the Game/10, National High School, and the US Amateur Teams Midwest tournaments.

Free Demo Version

Want to try WinTD for yourself before buying? Download our Free Demo Version.

Using the USCF Ratings Supplements

For help with USCF Ratings Supplement files, see using the Ratings Supplement and Golden Database files with WinTD.