Configuring SLICS for DICS isn't that hard. If you follow the steps beneath you'll be playing chess on DICS with SLICS in a few minutes.

Step 1. Install the SLICS141d.exe on your computer

-Doubleclick on slic26v1.exe and follow the instructions

-After the installation is complete you can access the program by clicking on 'Start', 'Programs', 'Chsbd32'

-Click on the Chessbd icon to start the program
Step 2. Configure SLICS for playing on DICS
- Click 'ICS' , 'Internet Chess'

- Click ok in the next window (nag screen)
- Click 'Connect' in the telnet window which opens

- Select D-fics

- Playing games is quit simple and self explanatory i.m.h.o . If you can't figure out how to play try a tell to channel 1 . To do that you can type tell 1 I need help in the telnet window of Slics