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# How to play Minesweeper game?

Asked by Lynn , Last updated: Aug 29, 2024

#### D. gray

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D. gray, Builder, Builder, Las Vegas

Minesweeper game can be played on windows 10 using the below steps;

a. Open Minesweeper and tap the green Microsoft Minesweeper application.

b. Choose the difficulty stage

c. In the upper left part of the window, begin your first game by tapping on of the following difficulty settings

d. Tap on any square in the grid, when this is done, the Minesweeper game will begin

e. Check the figures. Any figure on the panel show the number of mines currently touching the numbers square.

f. Right-tap any squares that you think have mines.

g. Tap twice any square you are not sure of, doing so will put a question sign over the square, showing that you want to leave the square till you have made conclusion against other squares.

h. Tap any square that does not have mines, this step will take away the squares in question. Wipe the panel. To win minesweeper ensure you dont tap the squares that has mine under it or else the game is over.

#### Isabel Mathew

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Isabel Mathew, Software engineer, BS(Bachelor of Science), Austin,Texas

Minesweeper is no longer found on Windows computers.

• Open Minesweeper and click the green Microsoft Minesweeper app.

• Select the difficulty level.

• In the higher left side of the Window, start your first game by clicking one of the following difficulty settings.

• Click on any square in the grid.

• This selection will start the Minesweeper game.

• Examine the numbers.

• Any number on the board indicates the number of mines presently touching that number’s square.

• Right-click any squares that you think contain mines.

• Double click any uncertain squares.

• Doing so will place a question mark over the square, demonstrating that you want to leave the square alone until you have decided against other squares.

• Click any squares that do not contain mines.

• This move will remove the squares in question.

• Clear the board.

• To win Minesweeper, you must click on the board every square that does not have a mine under it.

• Once you do, the game is over.

#### C. Marcus

C. Marcus, Content Developer, Washington

Some people think that Minesweeper is one of the hardest games that they can play probably because they do not understand what they should do.

These are some of the things that you can do so that you can play the game properly:

• Look for the numbers that you may click.

• There will be different numbers that are available to different squares. This means that there are different bombs that are available depending on the squares.

• You can use the numbers to determine where the bomb is.

• The flags can be used for the squares wherein you think that the bombs are located.

Playing Minesweeper ends if you choose a square that has a bomb.

#### C. Perez

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C. Perez, Writer, Writer, Cleveland

A lot of people think that Minesweeper is one of the most complicated games that you can find. Some people who already know how to play it will think otherwise.

These are some of the things that you can do to play well:

• Base it on the number that you will see on the squares.
• The number that you will see will show you the number of mines that are available.
• If you find the mine, look at the squares that are available in the other areas so that you can find other unopened areas.
• Remember that while you think that minesweeper is a game of luck, this is also a strategic game.
With all of these things in mind, you may be able to play this game well.

#### F. Daniel

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F. Daniel, Content Optimization Executive, Diploma in Journalism, California

Minesweeper is a game that is built into almost all Windows devices. It is a simple game to learn, but it is based off making guesses and luck.

To play Minesweeper, follow these steps:

• First, pick your difficulty. If you are just starting out, you should be a Beginner

• Then, click one of the squares that are in the grid. Make sure the space you clicks does not have a mine

• Next, begin locating the mines

• As you go on through the game, begin to isolate the mines

• If you click on a mine you will lose. To win the game, continue clicking and uncovering the spaces that are not mines.