Getting a Desktop Shortcut to Solitaire on a Newer PC

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Getting a Desktop Shortcut to Solitaire on a Newer PC

In Windows 10 Microsoft has decided to include the solitaire application. If you would like a shortcut on your Windows 8 computer you will first have to download it for free from the App Store.

After the application is on your computer, follow the steps below:

1. Right click on the desktop -> New -> Shortcut.

2. Where it says “Type the location of the item:” enter this (without brackets): [C:\Windows\System32\cmd.exe /c start “” “xboxliveapp-1297287741:” && exit3].

3. Click Next.

4. Where it says “Type a name for this shortcut” you can enter “Solitaire.”

5. Click Finish, and you should have a new icon.

6. If you don’t like the default icon you can download a new one here: https://www.iconfinder.com to see steps on changing your icon click here.

 

References:
*https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=D9GlF1s4y4Y


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