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Brewer's Friend For Windows (Beta)

   Simple, Fast & Accurate Recipe Formulation
   Save & Open recipes in BeerXML file format and Open Promash Recipe files
   Fermentables Calculation can be switched from Percentage to Weight or vica verse "On The Fly" - Simple!
   Hop quantities can either be entered in Grams (g) / Ounces (oz) or by Grams Per Litre (g/L) / Ounces Per Gallon (oz/Gal)
   Temperature support for both Celsius & Fahrenheit
   Volume support for both Litres and Gallons
   Colour Calculations in both SRM (Standard Reference Method) & EBC (European Brewing Convention)
   Balance Value / BU:GU Ratio (Bittering Units to Gravity Units)
   Save Recipe to BrewersFriend Account Feature
   Boil / Mash Timers & Stopwatch (With support for Hop / Misc addition alarms!)
   No Chill Bitterness Adjustment
   BIAB (Brew In a Bag) Software Support
   Brewday Mode
   "Strict Style" Mode
   Calendar for Tracking / Logging Beer Progress.
   Forum Friendly text export (for sharing recipes that are easily replicated from someone elses brewhouse)
   Export to Formatted HTML
   Extensive database of Grains / Hops / Yeasts / Miscellaneous Ingredients (with the ability to edit or add your own)
   BJCP Style Guidelines
   Many tools incuded (Efficiency Calc, Strike Temp Calc, Refractometer Calc, Gravity Correction Calc, Boil Off Calc, Water Dilution Calc,Carbonation Calc, Alcohol % / Attenuation Calc, Hydrometer Temperature Calibration Calc, Timer, Calorie Calc)
   Backup feature (So you'll never lose a sacred recipe!)
   Portable (< 1 Megabyte) executable file (NO registry settings / bloatware / junk)
   It's FREE

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Q: Is BrewersFriend Windows really free?, That sounds too good to be true!
A: Yes, after all it is for the greater good (Beer)

Q: BrewersFriend is awesome, but I would love to see feature X, can you add it?
A: Please send us a message. If it sounds good and might be something that would make the product better, we will look at adding it.
Q: I can't seem to be able to enter in Grains by Amount, it appears to be read-only?
A: You need to press "Switch Grain Mode" on the Main Recipe Designer Window.
Q: How do I adjust the Final Gravity (FG) of a Recipe?
A: The FG can be adjusted by changing the Actual Attenuation Value (AA%) next to the yeast selection box on the Main Recipe Designer Window.
Q: Will BrewersFriend Windows run on a Mac or Linux?
A: Possibly under MONO, though we haven't done any real world testing yet. If you try it out please report back!

Q: You get an error message that says "BrewersFriend Windows has encountered a problem and needs to close" while trying to open the program.
A: You need to reinstall
Microsoft's .NET Framework 3.5
Q: I don't know you from a bar of soap, how can i trust that this Software doesn't have any viruses/trojans/spyware etc?
A: As with anything on the Internet, you should make sure that your antivirus software is up to date, you could also scan the setup file using a third party website like VirusTotal (which uses multiple antivirus engines to search for suspicious files)

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