Windows 10: Why does Minesweeper crash?

Discus and support Why does Minesweeper crash? in Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging to solve the problem; Minesweeper crashes after about 3-4 minutes. Can It be fixed?... Discussion in 'Windows 10 BSOD Crashes and Debugging' started by LinedEnd5494, Jul 6, 2019.

  1. Why does Minesweeper crash?

    Minesweeper crashes after about 3-4 minutes. Can It be fixed?

    LinedEnd5494, Jul 6, 2019

  2. Minesweeper crashing ever since I changed monitors


    Thank you for posting your query on Microsoft Community.

    As per description, Minesweeper crashing after you changed your monitors.

    I suggest you to try the methods provided in the links below.

    Method 1:

    Try to run the troubleshooter for Windows apps:

    Check for updates for apps from Windows Store and install if you find any.


    Solitaire, Minesweeper, and Hearts Games that come pre-installed on Windows 7 will be removed as part of installing the Windows 10 upgrade. Microsoft has released our version of Solitaire and Minesweeper called the “Microsoft Solitaire Collection”
    and “Microsoft Minesweeper.”

    If issue still persists try method 2,

    Method 2:

    I suggest you to update your graphic card drivers and check if it helps.

    You can update drivers from the Device Manager.

    • Right click on start button and click on Device manager.
    • Select Display Drivers.
    • Right click on the Display drivers
      and select Properties
    • Click on the device tab and select Update driver.
    I also suggest you to update the video card drivers and check if the issue persist.

    Hope these information helps, please get back to us for future support, we’ll be glad to assist you further.
    Ashish Sondhi, Jul 6, 2019
  3. Microsoft Minesweeper crashes

    Minesweeper crashes for no reason in the middle of a game. How can I fix it?
    LinedEnd5494, Jul 6, 2019
  4. Rhina Vib Win User

    Why does Minesweeper crash?

    Microsoft Minesweeper doesn't work


    There are several possible reasons why you are having issues with Microsoft Minesweeper in Windows 10. It can be because of changes made or software conflicts.

    For us to better assist you with this concern with Microsoft Minesweeper, we need to ask a few questions:

    • Were there any changes made prior to this issue?
    • What troubleshooting steps have you tried so far?

    For troubleshooting steps to help resolve the issue, you can refer to
    Catherine Cus.
    ' post on this

    Looking forward to your reply.

    Thank you.
    Rhina Vib, Jul 6, 2019

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