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About PySolitaire
PySolitaire is a fork of PySol Solitaire that runs correctly on Windows and has a nice clean installer. PySolitaire (Python Solitaire) is a collection of more than 300 solitaire and Mahjongg games. The origional PySol was written by Markus Franz Xaver Johannes Oberhumer.

Screenshots reflect a rewrite/code cleanup to the PySolitaire codebase that has recently been released. Beta testers needed!

PySolitaire's SourceForge page.
Download PySolitaire.



Mahjongg with Help Menu Klondike Solitaire Spider Solitaire with Toolbar Menu


Solitaire Types

  • Baker's Dozen type
  • Beleaguered Castle type
  • Canfield type
  • Fan type
  • Forty Thieves type
  • FreeCell type
  • Golf type
  • Gypsy type
  • Klondike type
  • Montana type
  • Napoleon type
  • Numerica type
  • Pairing type
  • Raglan type
  • Simple games
  • Spider type
  • Terrace type
  • Yukon type
  • One-Deck games
  • Two-Deck games
  • Three-Deck games
  • Four-Deck games

Special Types

  • Dashavatara Ganjifa type
  • Matrix type
  • Mughal Ganjifa type
  • Navagraha Ganjifa type
  • Memory type
  • Poker type
  • Puzzle type
  • Tarock type


  • French type
  • Ganjifa type
  • Hanafuda type
  • Hex A Deck type
  • Tarock type

I tested PySolitaire with ActiveState Python installed. I also tested it with the version of Python. It should work as long as pythonw.exe is in your Environmental PATH variable. It should work fine with Windows 98, Windows 2000 and Windows XP.

Screenshots reflect a rewrite/code cleanup to the PySol codebase that has recently been released. Beta testers needed!

The only requirment not provided by Windows itself is to have the latest version of the Python Runtimes installed. Make sure that pythonw.exe in your Environmental PATH variable.
Windows 98/NT/2000/XP Installation
  1. Download and install ActiveState Python or the version of Python for Windows.
  2. Restart Your Computer.
  3. Download and install PySolitaire installer.
Developing/Extending PySol and PySolitaire
PySol is designed to be easily extended. See the included file README.SOURCE.
PySol and PySolitaire are distributed under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL). See the included file COPYING.
PySol is Copyright (C) 1998, 1999, 2000, 2001, 2002
Markus Franz Xaver Johannes Oberhumer
All Rights Reserved

PySolitaire,PyGames and this documentation are Copyright (C) 2003
Trevor Lowing
All Rights Reserved