I deleted all the games that come with Windows XP including Solitaire. How can I get that back?

I deleted all the games that come with Windows XP including Solitaire.  How can I get that back?

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Hi andypily1,

Welcome to the Microsoft Answers community.

Try the steps one by one and check below.

STEP 1:
How do I add or remove games in Windows XP
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/307768
 

STEP 2:

In most cases if the games are deleted from the computer files will remain on the computer.

I suggest that you are looking for game files in the system32 folder.

Later, click on Start menu click on run and type c:\\windows\system32 in the following search of the window for the file of games like free cell. If you get the files in the system32 folder then copy the file to c:\\program files\start menu\ later in the game folder.

STEP 3:
If fails it above steps, try a system restore to the point when the game was available on the computer.
 
See the link below to learn how to perform the system restore.

How to restore Windows XP to a previous state
http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/306084

Hope this information is useful.
Let me know if it worked.
 
Thank you, and in what concerns:
Umesh P - Microsoft Support

Tags: Windows

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