Mark a square with a question
mark because you are unsure
whether or not it contains a
Remove a question mark
from a square
Automatically uncover the
squares around a safe square
or flagged square when
you've located all the mines
View a hint
Use these tips to get started:
Select the Options button, and then select the game type as Classical and the level of
difficulty as Beginner.
Uncover squares at random until you uncover one or more squares with a number 1 that
can have a mine in only one square surrounding it.
Flag the squares that contain the mines.
Select a square that contains a 1 and touches a flagged square, and press the
key to automatically uncover all the surrounding cells.
Continue to automatically uncover surrounding cells where you know there are no more
If you need help, highlight a square and press the h key. A hint appears in the status bar.
Note If you view a hint during a game and then you win the game, your score is not eligible
for the Best Times list.
Press the ? key.
A question mark appears in the square.
Note If you haven't correctly flagged all the mines
surrounding the selected square, nothing happens
when you press the
Press the h key.
Note If you view a hint during a game and then you
win the game, your score is not eligible for the Best
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