If you chose to play on a chess server, you must first log in to the server. If you have an account at the server, type in your username and password, and select This is a registered account. Otherwise, type in a username of your choice, and click .
There are two ways to choose the opponent. Either you post an ad for your game (called a "seek"), or you respond to someone else's seek.
To post your own, go to the Challenges tab and click . If you checked Automatically start the game, once a player has accepted your seek, the game will start immediately. Otherwise, you have to accept the challenge manually, by selecting it from the list and clicking .
To respond to other people's seeks, use the Seek List or Seek Graph tabs. On either tab, select the seek by clicking on it and then pressing the .
The seek graph displays all currently posted seeks, arranged by opponent's rating and game duration. Clicking on a point on the graph accepts the seek.
For advanced usage, Knights provides direct access to the server console. Select the Console tab to use it.