Microsoft Plus! Game Pack: Minimum Requirements

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This article lists the minimum system requirements that are needed to run Microsoft Plus Game Pack Cards & Puzzles.

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To run Microsoft Plus Game Pack Cards & Puzzles, you need:
  • Multimedia personal computer with a 166 megahertz (MHz) Pentium processor; Pentium II 233 MHz processor recommended
  • Microsoft Windows 95, Microsoft Windows 98 or later, or Microsoft Windows 2000 operating system
  • 32 megabytes (MB) of random access memory (RAM)
  • 150 MB of available hard disk space
  • Quad-speed CD-ROM drive or faster
  • Audio board and speakers recommended
  • Microsoft Mouse or compatible pointing device
  • Super VGA video display with 2 MB of video RAM (VRAM); 4 MB VRAM recommended

Requirements for Multiplayer Play

  • A 28.8 kilobits per second (Kbps) modem (faster modem recommended), local area network with TCP/IP or IPX protocol, or nullmodem cable required for connection to other systems
  • Internet access required for Internet play. May require payment of a separate fee to an Internet service provider (ISP). Local and long-distance charges may apply.
  • To play on, you must have Microsoft Internet Explorer 3.02, Netscape Navigator 4.x, or later browser software.


Article ID: 282167 - Last Review: June 19, 2014 - Revision: 3.0
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