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Tutor
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Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

I am trying to locate a copy of the Classic or Traditional Solitaire game like the one that used to be included with earlier versions of Windows (up through Windows 7) to install on a computer running Windows 8 with Classic Shell installed.  Can anyone tell me how to obtain such a program and if such a program will run on a Windows 8 computer?  Thank you.

Provost
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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

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Hi,

 

This may be the one you are looking for:

 

   http://solitaire-windows-8.en.softonic.com/download

 

or this:

 

  http://apps.microsoft.com/windows/en-us/app/microsoft-solitaire-collection/1a36fd17-5161-4651-ae2d-1...

 

Actually there are many versions in there, including some paid versions.

 

Regards.

BH
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Provost
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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

Invoke the search charm and type in solitaire.  Microsoft Solitaire is available in the Microsoft store for Windows 8.

 

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Provost
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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

Hi,

 

There is the revamped offering for Windows 8 - see the guide on the following link.

 

http://www.howtogeek.com/122145/what-happened-to-solitaire-and-minesweeper-in-windows-8/

 

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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

@David_PK

That is a nice find!

 

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Tutor
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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

After considering the replies to my question, I have discovered that I already have the Classic Solitaire. It is the Klondike Solitaire included in the Microsoft Solitaire Collection that comes with Windows 8. Thanks for your reply.
Student
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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

where do I find classic or traditional solitaire games

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Re: Classic or Traditinal Solitaire Game for Windows 8 computer

@CScoles 

 

Get it here:

 

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-us/windows-8/solitaire-minesweeper-hearts

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