Until version 7 included the popular Windows games like Minesweeper, Solitaire, Mahjong or FreeCell standard on all Windows machines. Since Windows 8 of the fun is over. Minesweeper and Solitaire you will not find on Windows 8 computers, they can be about the store but re-install for free.
Where are Minesweeper, Mahjong & Co.?
To search even with Windows 8 for virtual mines or play a game of solitaire, you can install the missing games as follows:
First Tap or click the Windows 8 Home "Store".
Second Tap the field of "games".
Third In the "free", you will find the popular Microsoft game "Minesweeper", "Solitaire" or "Free Cell". Click to install or tap once on the game name, and then click "Install."
Especially interesting: Some games like "Minesweeper" can be both in the normal desktop version as well as a tablet version of Windows 8 RT play about on the Surface Tablet. Also new is the "adventure" mode, in which you guide your hero to the Center of the Earth and on the way to gather riches. In addition, you can accept by XBOX Live more challenges, unlock achievements and live register in the online high score lists.