First, under the heading Play or Watch Bridge, you can click on Help me find a game.
Now you are shown a menu where you can further customize your choices. If you are in a hurry and really don't care where you sit because you just want to play a few hands, under the heading Play Bridge, click on the top line Take me to the first seat available. You will be seated, typically within seconds, and play will start.
If you have preferences as to which bridge club and scoring type, click the yellow Preferences button and choose from several options on the popup window. This will filter the tables looking for a player and only a table with your specifications will be selected. Click OK to complete your preferences.
Now you type in partner's name, click send invitation and once your partner accepts you and he will be seated.
Your table preferences will be set the same as they were the last time you played at a table with three robots.
To change your preferences you click on the yellow Preferences button. A server message will verify that you are ready to play. Click Yes to start the game or No to change preferences or go do something else.
To view other kibitzers at the table after you've joined click on Who's Online on the far right, top horizontal row of tabs, and then click the Kibitzers tab on the far right. The list of others enjoying the same table with you will appear on the right hand side of the screen in alphabetical order.
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