How to Reset the Microsoft Solitaire Collection App in Windows 10 and Windows 11?

How to Fix Microsoft Solitaire Collection Issues?

Most likely, you are having issues with the Microsoft Solitaire Collection app. This article will show you how to reset the Microsoft Solitaire Collection app in Windows 10 and Windows 11?

Do you like to play card games? If yes, this post does a worth to you for sure.

Microsoft has provided a good feature in Windows 10 to play card games under the Microsoft Solitaire Collection app. It contains five (5) different games in it as shown in the image below.

Note: On the later Windows updates you can see with the name of Simple Solitaire and Solitaire & Casual Games.

Sometimes, while opening card games, you may get some errors or it keeps loading the game and not going anywhere or game statistics won’t show correctly.

This happens due to high consumption of game memory or due to other unresponsive reasons or in some cases if the game app gets corrupted.

In such a situation, the best way to fix this problem is to reset the Microsoft Solitaire Collection app in Windows 10 or in Windows 11. But most of the users are stuck because they don’t know how to reset the Windows App.

Reset Microsoft Solitaire Collection App

Do you know how you can reset Microsoft’s built-in apps in Windows 10? Don’t worry, will walk you through with this.

Important: Make sure that your Windows 10 is updated or you are running Windows 10 Insider Preview build 14372 or later.

You may check the Windows version by typing in the RUN command winver.exe.

[Read: Useful Run Commands for Windows]

CAUTION: when you use the reset option to fix the Solitaire Collection app, it will reset all data (such as statistics, etc.)saved by the Microsoft Solitaire Collection.

Follow the steps one by one given below:

Step 1. Click on the Notification Icon, on the right side of your screen, and select All Settings OR press Win + I from your keyboard to launch the Windows 10 Settings App.

Step 2. Navigate to and click on the Apps option

Step 3. In the left pane, click on Apps & features

Step 4. Now on the right side, scroll the page and look for the Microsoft Solitaire Collection and click Advanced Options as shown in image below:

Step 5. Finally, scroll down a bit and find the Reset option. Make sure before you proceed. Using the reset option, the app data will be deleted.

Once you are sure, after that hit the Reset button and then you will be prompted to the Reset button again. Click Reset when you see the dialog box.

Step 6. Once the reset process is done, you will see a check sign next to the Reset button.

It is all done. Now open the Microsoft Solitaire Collection app, it should open and work without any issues.

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