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Chess &c for PCs

Old 30th Aug 2020, 18:45
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Chess &c for PCs

A recent Windows 10 update removed my chess, solitaire and hearts games. Can anyone recommend suitable replacements? Don't mind spending a few quid to get ad-free versions.

Thanks for info.

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Old 30th Aug 2020, 21:27
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Old 30th Aug 2020, 22:33
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Hello, Discorde! I have suffered the problem you describe on every major Windows update. A fully functional work around is here (at bottom of page): Windows 7 Games for Windows 10

This has worked for me on three separate occasions. Best of luck!

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Old 31st Aug 2020, 05:21
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Without the need to sign up you can play against a computer (10 different levels) or sign-up and play against 'humans'.
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Old 31st Aug 2020, 19:28
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Thanks people! cavuman's method worked a treat. Ops normal!
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Old 2nd Sep 2020, 06:34
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There is a decent minesweeper clone at -
Minesweeper Online - Play Free Online Minesweeper

Online play, no downloads.
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Old 7th Sep 2020, 09:26
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Bit of thread drift, but I missed other items of Win7 such as desptop clock and other gadgets. They can be found by Googling 'Win 7 desktop gadgets download' (Sorry can't yet post URLs)
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