Reinstall Pre-Installed Games
Windows XP operating system comes pre-installed with games such as Solitaire and Minesweeper, as well as Windows Internet Games. If you have recently upgraded or restored your system you may need to reinstall these games. The games install through Windows Components and may require your Windows installation disk.
To reinstall your Windows Games, take these steps:
1. Click Start and then Control Panel.
Note: If the Control Panel window is empty, click View all Control Panel Options in the left section of the window to show all the icons.
2. Click Add/Remove Programs.
3 Click Add/Remove Windows Components, and double-click Accessories and Utilities.
4. Double-click Games.
5. Check Internet Games or the games you wish to install and click OK.