Installing the Embla chess program in the Arena chess board software
Install downloaded Embla in windows
Go to the folder where you downloaded the Embla zip-file to:
Click with the right mouse-button on the zip-file and click on "copy" in the menu that pops up:
Navigate to c:\program files\, select the folder (left mouse button) and in the menu-bar at the top of the window click on edit and then on paste:
Windows may complain that you need administrator rights for this action. Click then on continue:
Windows then copies the Embla program which looks like this:
Embla may be of a different version (e.g. different from 0.9.2-w64) but that should not matter.
Install Embla in Arena
First install and start Arena.
Under "engines" select "install new engine":
Then select Embla.exe from the location where you installed/copied it:
Embla talks UCI, not xboard so select UCI here:
After that Arena asks if you want to start Embla, choose "yes":
By default Arena resigns when the score reaches a certain value, please disable this under "engines" -> "manage":
Uncheck the resign option:
Click on "OK" and Arena and Embla are ready for a game of chess!