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DFS - General

What sites do you support?

Learn what sites are supported on SaberSim for DFS.
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I'm building NBA DFS lineups and I'm totally lost. Help!

Watch this tutorial to build your first NBA DFS lineups with SaberSim.
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What sports do you support?

Learn what sports are supported on SaberSim.
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How does SaberSim avoid users duplicating each other?

Learn how smart diversity prevents two SaberSim users from duplicating their lineups.
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How do you create your projections?

Learn more about how SaberSim projections are generated.
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Do you support Showdowns and Single Game contests?

Learn how to access single game slates.
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How do I get better results?

Learn how to improve your results and start winning.
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Why do my MLB Showdown lineups have relief pitchers in them?

Learn why some MLB DFS showdown lineups have relief pitchers in them, and the pros and cons of those types of lineups.
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How much should I play in a slate?

Learn how much of your bankroll to invest in a slate.
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Which contests should I play?

Learn how to pinpoint your contest selection strategy.
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How can I use SaberSim to build single-entry lineups?

Learn the best way to build lineups for single entry contests on SaberSim.
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How should I build lineups for a contest I'm not maxing?

Learn how to use SaberSim to build lineups for contests you're not maxing, and why that may not be the best approach to contest selection.
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How are your ownership projections generated?

Learn how SaberSim generates ownership projections quickly and accurately for every slate.
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How are the sims used to generate projections?

Learn how SaberSim uses it's simulation data to generate projections.
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How can I turn "Dark Mode" on or off?

Learn how to toggle "Dark Mode" on or off.
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DFS Step 1: Editing Projections

How does uploading custom projections affect the sims?

Learn how custom projections interact with our sim data.
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How often do your projections update?

Learn the schedule for projection updates.
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Player "X" projection seems wrong. Is it accurate?

Learn more about how player projections are generated.
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What do the checkbox and lock icon next to the player name do?

Learn how to exclude or lock players before or after your build.
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Why are the game totals in SaberSim different than Vegas?

Learn why the team totals you see in the app won't always match Vegas.
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Can I upload my own projections?

Learn how to upload custom projections into SaberSim.
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What is "value?"

Learn how value is calculated and how to use it in your DFS research and process.
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Can I adjust specific stats? (minutes, usage, etc.)

Learn how to edit a player's fantasy point projection instead of a stat.
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Why don't my player exposures match "My Own"?

Learn the difference between custom ownership and min / max exposures.
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How do percentiles work and when should I use them?

Learn more about projection percentiles.
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How do I know when to edit a player or team's projection?

Learn some of the best ways to edit projections in Step 1.
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Should I edit team totals and player projections at the same time?

Learn why you should avoid editing both team projections and player projections at the same time.
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Can I set desired exposures before the build?

Learn how to set min / max exposures prior to building lineups.
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Can I edit the tables on the player projections and exposures pages?

Learn how to customize your tables to only show the information you want.
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How can I reset team or player projections back to default after making changes?

Learn how to reset all your projections back to SaberSim defaults.
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Can I apply custom projections to all slates?

Learn how to use your custom projections for all slates.
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What does the filter icon in Step 1 do?

Learn how to filter your player pool before building lineups.
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DFS Step 2: Build Rules

How should I use minimum projection?

Learn the best strategies behind changing the minimum projection.
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Where should I set my sliders if the contests I'm playing don't fit neatly into the defaults?

Learn how to best set sliders for contests that are in between the default options.
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Where should I set my sliders if I'm playing a contest in-between default options?

Learn where to set your sliders if you're playing a contest that doesn't fit into the default options.
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What does the correlation slider do?

Learn what the correlation slider does.
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What does the ownership fade slider do?

Learn how the ownership fade slider works.
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What does the smart diversity slider do?

Learn what smart diversity is all about.
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When should I use manual stacking rules?

Learn the best way to set rules to force different stacks.
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How does Max Exposure work?

Learn how the max exposure setting works on your entire lineup pool.
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What does "Pool Size" do?

Learn how to edit the total size of your lineup pool in the build settings.
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What does "Min Uniques" do?

Learn how to set a minimum number of unique players per lineup.
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DFS Step 3: Editing Exposures

Why are my lineups different when I didn't change the settings?

Learn why smart diversity means no two builds are ever the same.
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Does the refresh projections button update the lineups in my build that I made previously?

Learn how the refresh projections button interacts with custom projections.
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Why am I seeing a message that says I need to build more lineups?

Learn why you're seeing an error message to build more lineups and the best ways to resolve it.
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Will I get duplicated lineups with other SaberSim users?

Learn why lineup duplication is not a concern for SaberSim users.
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How does Review Mode work?

Learn how to use review mode to view past results and builds.
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Is it better to edit projections or exposures to craft my player pool?

Learn the advantages and disadvantages of editing projections vs. exposures.
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How do I unlock my DraftKings lineups?

Learn how to remove the DraftKings 2+ changes message on your lineups.
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How do I know when to edit player, team, or stack exposures in Step 3?

Learn how to take advantage of tweaking exposures in Step 3.
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What's the difference between Proj Score and Saber Score?

Learn the difference between our two sorting options for lineups.
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Will my builds automatically update when new sims are run?

Learn how pre-existing builds update with new sims and where to be careful with this.
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How can I view my build settings from a previous build?

Learn how to see what settings were used on a past build.
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DFS - Entry Editor and Late Swap

How do I edit my existing entries with the Entry Editor?

Learn how to use the Entry Editor to edit DraftKings entries on desktop.
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Why did my lineups change so much after using Late Swap?

Learn how smart diversity can lead to different lineups after using late swap.
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Can I run different late swap builds for different contests?

Learn how best to utilize late swap when you're playing many different contest types.
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If I late swap entries using lineups from multiple builds, which settings will my late swap use?

Learn how late swap settings are applied for entries filled from multiple builds.
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How can I use the Entry Editor on a mobile device?

Learn how to use the entry editor tool on a phone or tablet, including Android and iPhone.
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Why am I getting errors when uploading my entries file to SaberSim / DraftKings / FanDuel?

Review some common issues that cause errors when uploading to SaberSim, DraftKings, or FanDuel and how to solve them.
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What is the difference between "rank" and "unique" fill methods?

Learn the difference between these two methods of filling your entries using the entry editor.
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Why don't my exposures match my min and max settings after late swap?

Learn why you get lineups outside of your min / max exposure settings when using late swap.
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What is the difference between Quick Swap and Late Swap?

Learn the different between our quick swap and late swap tools.
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How do I edit my existing entries without the Entry Editor?

Learn how to edit entries you've already entered into DraftKings and FanDuel.
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Should I use the same settings from my original build when I late swap?

Learn how best to set your builder settings when using late swap.
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Should I use late swap to build or adjust my lineups before lock?

Learn if it's better to use the late swap tool or our full lineup builder when adjusting lineups before lock.
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Should I use a different lineup in every entry?

Learn the risk vs. upside decision matrix regarding whether or not you should spread out or condense your lineups in your entries.
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