Minesweeper & Solitaire Easter Eggs

Minesweeper Easter Eggs

How to reveal Mines in the game:
1. First Minimize or close all running applications.
2. Start the Minesweeper game from the start menu.
3. Type ‘xyzzy’ and hold down the shift key for one second.
4. Now move the cursor over a Minesweeper square you will notice a tiny white pixel in the top left corner of your desktop screen. This pixel will change to black when your mouse moves over a mine. Make sure you dont have a white or black color desktop!

Stopping Time count during game play
1. Launch Minesweeper and start a game so the timer starts counting, then press the Windows Key + D to show the desktop.
2. Select minesweeper from the taskbar and you’ll notice that the time has stopped.

Solitaire
After starting the game, wait for 30 seconds and then press the combination of ALT + SHIFT +2, this will enable you to win the game, once you win, click on the game with your mouse, you will be asked to deal again, click NO, notice that bonus points will added to your score.


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