To play Minesweeper
- On the Game menu, click New.
- To start the timer, click any square on the playing field.
- The game area consists of the playing field, a mine counter, and a timer.
- You can uncover a square by clicking it. If you uncover a mine, you lose the game.
- If a number appears on a square, it indicates how many mines are in the eight squares that surround the numbered one.
- To mark a square you suspect contains a mine, right-click it.