Minesweeper

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Minesweeper
Minesweeper cover
Developers
Microsoft
Release dates
Windows 3.x 1990
Windows August 24, 1995
Taxonomy
Modes Singleplayer
Genres Puzzle
Series Microsoft Windows
Minesweeper guide on StrategyWiki
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Minesweeper is a singleplayer puzzle game in the Microsoft Windows series.

There are some differences in skins and options between different Windows versions, but the core gameplay and main skin remains the same.

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
DRM details are not known
As part of Microsoft Entertainment Pack 1.
Windows 3.x
Retail
DRM-free
Included in Windows 3.1 through Windows 7.
Windows 3.x
Windows

Game data[edit]

Configuration file(s) location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Save game data location[edit]

System Location
Windows

Video[edit]

Graphics feature State Notes
Widescreen resolution
Gameplay window is sized to fit the tile field's ratio.
Multi-monitor
Ultra-widescreen
Gameplay window is sized to fit the tile field's ratio.
4K Ultra HD
Field of view (FOV)
Windowed
Borderless fullscreen windowed
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.
Anisotropic filtering (AF)
Anti-aliasing (AA)
Vertical sync (Vsync)
60 FPS and 120+ FPS
High dynamic range display (HDR)
Ray tracing

Input[edit]

Keyboard and mouse, touch State Notes
Remapping
Mouse acceleration
Mouse sensitivity
Mouse input in menus
Mouse Y-axis inversion
Touchscreen optimised
Controller
Controller support
See the glossary page for potential workarounds.

Audio[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable16-bit 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows
Windows 3.x version might be playable on a 64-bit OS using winevdm.

Middleware[edit]

No middleware information; you can edit this page to add it.

System requirements[edit]

Windows 3.x
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 3.1
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Windows
Minimum
Operating system (OS) 1995
Processor (CPU)
System memory (RAM)
Hard disk drive (HDD)

References