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 EBUScore is a suite of Duplicate Bridge Scoring programs. EBUScore is a suite of Duplicate Bridge Scoring programs.
  
-It is a rebranded version of the popular Jeff Smith suite of scoring software - Pairs Scorer, Teams Scorer and so on - and will be available in its new form from October 1st 2015. +It is a rebranded version of the popular Jeff Smith suite of scoring software - Pairs Scorer, Teams Scorer and so on.  For a while, the programs will look very similar to the Jeff Smith programs.\\ 
-For a while, the programs will look very similar to the Jeff Smith programs.  ​Nothing ​fundamental ​will change.+  * Existing users of the Jeff Smith suite need to note that EBUScore event data files are incompatible - you cannot use EBUScore to access events that were created by PairsScorer,​ and vice versa. ​ Please see [[switchingfromjs|here]] for more information.\\ 
 +Otherwise, nothing ​fundamental ​has changed To see what else is new, take a look at [[whatsnew|What'​s New]]
  
 [[ShouldISwitch|Should my club switch to EBUScore?]] [[ShouldISwitch|Should my club switch to EBUScore?]]
  
-Up until October, the Jeff Smith programs can be downloaded from [[http://​homepages.nildram.co.uk/​~jasmith/​download.htm]]+EBUScore is available for affiliated clubscounties and EBUTA members, to download for free via the '​new'​ Members Area (a.k.a'My EBU'​). ​ Click [[download ​ebuscore|here]] for instructions. 
 +Non-affiliated clubs can obtain the software for a fee of £50 + VAT.  More details are available [[Purchase|here]].
  
-From 1st October, ​the software will be available free to EBU-affiliated clubs and countiesand can be downloaded via the new Members Area (a.k.a. 'My EBU').\\ +Any clubs that currently use the Jeff Smith programs can continue ​to use thosebut they will no longer ​be supported.
-More information [[download_ebuscore|here]]+
  
 The Suite consists of five independent scoring programs:\\ The Suite consists of five independent scoring programs:\\
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