Microsoft and some of the gaming industry's biggest names have worked together to make the gaming experience on Windows better than ever. And Games for Windows is the result.The Games for Windows brand on games means four key things:
Quality. Games for Windows branded titles undergo extensive testing, and not just by the publisher. Microsoft also invests in quality checking each title to ensure they meet performance and reliability standards.
Compatibility. Games for Windows branded titles work on Windows XP, Windows Vista, and Windows 7-based PCs, including both 32 and 64 bit editions.
Safety features. You can be confident that any title carrying the Games for Windows brand supports parental controls and family settings features in Windows Vista and Windows 7.
Get the classic free Solitaire games for Windows. If you loved the free solitaire games from earlier versions of Windows, we've wrapped them all up in one convenient app, the Microsoft Solitaire Collection. On the Microsoft Solitaire Collection page in Microsoft Store, select Install. The game will download and install automatically.
Easy to Play. Games for Windows branded titles are easy to install, find and remove, especially in Windows Vista and Windows 7.
Celebrating over 30 Years of FUN – join millions of gamers worldwide in the most played video game of ALL TIME! Discover the BEST Solitaire card games in one app; Klondike Solitaire, Spider Solitaire, FreeCell Solitaire, TriPeaks Solitaire and Pyramid Solitaire! Simple rules and straightforward gameplay make Microsoft Solitaire Collection fun for players age 8 to 108. Relax with the classics, enjoy keeping your mind sharp, or challenge yourself with features like Collections, Daily Challenges, Events and Rewards. Unlock over 75 Achievements to test your Solitaire skills and achieve a higher Gamerscore. With so many ways to play, the choice is up to you!Klondike Solitaire: • Klondike Solitaire is the king of all timeless classic card games• Clear all the cards from the table using one or three-card draw• Play with Traditional or Vegas ScoringSpider Solitaire:• Eight (8) columns of cards await you in Spider Solitaire• Clear all columns with the fewest moves possible• Play single suit or challenge yourself playing all four (4) suitsFreeCell Solitaire:• The most strategic of all Solitaire card games• Use the four free cell spaces to move cards around as you try to clear all cards from the table• FreeCell Solitaire rewards players who think several moves aheadTriPeaks Solitaire:• Select cards in a sequence, earn combo points, and try to clear the board in TriPeaks Solitaire• A FUN spin on the world’s most loved classic card game• The most relaxing, stress-free version of SolitairePyramid Solitaire:• Combine two cards that add up to 13 to remove them from the board in Pyramid Solitaire• Challenge yourself to reach the top of the Pyramid and clear as many Solitaire boards as you can• The newest edition to the classic card gamesDaily Challenges & Events:Play new solvable card challenges in all five (5) game modes with multiple levels of difficulty every day! Complete Daily Challenges and earn Solitaire badges and rewards! Miss a few, or want to go back and reply past Challenges? Sign in with a Microsoft Account to keep your awards, track your progress, and even compete with other players.Themes & Card Backs:Microsoft Solitaire Collection features several themes to make your card game match your mood. From the simplicity of “Classic”, to the serenity of an Aquarium, the relaxation of the Beach, the sophistication of Dark Mode, or even traveling back in time to enjoy Retro card backs from the 1990s version. With so many to choose from, which one will become your favorite?Save Your Progress:Sign-in with a Microsoft Account to save your player stats, XP and level, earn achievements, and play Events. Sign-in to multiple devices with the same Microsoft account to pick up where you left off and continue playing Solitaire card games you love wherever you go. Connect with an Xbox Game Pass account to access an ad-free game experience! Celebrate over 30 years of the BEST Solitaire card games, right here, in Microsoft Solitaire Collection!