| Click here to download or install the Bellot Tournament Software version 1.2 (freeware) for Windows XP or Windows 7.
|| The Tournament Software will install to your C: drive ( c:\TournamentSoftware )
|| Launching your software:
1. Double click your desktop icon labeled "Tournament Software" (icon looks like the Ace of Spades)
| 2.Browse to c:\TournamentSoftware and double click BellotTournamentSoftware.exe
|| You will see the following dialog:
Figure 1. Bellot Tournament Software v1.2
| Click on Tournament and select Start New Tournament. Four buttons will appear. (see Figures 2 & 3 below)
Figure 2. Tournament - New
Figure 3. Buttons
| Selecting Tournament - Start New Tournament creates a Tournament1 folder inside c:\TournamentSoftware to store data.
|| Each subsequent Tournament - Start New Tournament selection will create a new Tournament folder with a new number.
|| Note: You will need to enter Players and build Teams for each new Tournament created.
|| Your next step will be adding players to your tournament. Click the Add Player button to launch the Add Player dialog.
Figure 4. Add Player dialog
| Enter the player's name in the Name field and click Add. The name will appear in the Players list below.
|| Repeat the process until all players have been added. See Figure 5 below; click the red x to close the dialog when finished.
Figure 5. Players list with many names added
| Your next step will be building teams. Click the Team Builder button from Figure 3 to launch the Team Builder dialog.
Figure 6. Team Builder dialog
| You will notice the player names you entered appearing in the Available Players list. Click on two names and click Build.
|| When the Build button is clicked, a team will appear in the Teams list on the right side. Repeat process until all teams are built.
Figure 7. Team Builder example with Teams built from Available Players list
| Click the red x to close the dialog when finished. Your teams for the tournament are now built; let the Bellot games begin.
|| When Bellot games have been completed, click the Enter Game Results button from Figure 3.
Figure 8. Enter Game Results dialog
| Select the 2 teams who played a game from the Team 1 and Team 2 drop down boxes; enter the Scores and Flags Given.
Figure 9. Enter Game Results example input
| Clicking Save will add the game data to the Completed Games list.
|| Clicking Save will also launch Internet Explorer to show the updated results in web page format.
Figure 10. Games listed in Completed Games list
| The web page leader board below will keep updating as more games are saved.
Figure 11. Leader Board example
| Click your team's link to see individual game results and opponents you are yet to play.
Figure 12. Team results example