- Secret- Reveal Mines|Instructions - Minimize or close all running applications. Launch Minesweeper, then type xyzzy. Next hold down either shift key for one second. Now when you move the mouse cursor over a Minesweeper square you will see a tiny white pixel in the top left corner of your desktop screen. This pixel will change to black when your mouse moves over a mine. You may need to change you desktop background to a solid color other then white or black to see the pixel.
- Secret - Extra Balls|Instructions - Type 1max at the start of a new ball to get extra balls.
- Secret - Gravity Well|Instructions - Type gmax at the start of a new game to activate the Gravity Well.
- Secret - Instant Promotion|Instructions - Type rmax at the start of a new game to go up in ranks.
- Secret - Skill Shot|Instructions - Launch the ball partially up the chute past the third yellow light bar so it falls back down to get 75,000 points. There are six yellow light bars that are worth a varying amount of points: First: 15,000 points, Second: 30,000 points, Third: 75,000 points, Fourth: 30,000 points, Fifth: 15,000 points, Sixth: 7,500 points.
- Secret - Test Mode|Instructions - Type hidden test at the start of a new ball to activate Test Mode. No notification will be given that this is activated but you can now left-click the mouse button and drag the ball around.
- Secret - Unlimited Balls|Instructions - Type bmax at the start of a new ball. No notification will be given that this is activated but when a ball is lost a new ball will appear from the yellow wormhole indefinitely. Once this is activated you will be unable to activate other secrets without restarting.
- Secret - Instant Win|Instructions - Press Alt + Shift + 2 during game play to instantly win.
- Secret - Draw single cards in a Draw Three game.|Instructions - Hold down CTRL + ALT + SHIFT while drawing a new card. Instead of drawing three cards you will only draw one. Infinite Points. In the Windows XP version of solitaire, draw from the deck at least twice. Hold control and drag a card down from the deck. Click the “A” key and then let go of the left mouse key. You will get 10 points for this. Continue doing this for infinite points!
- Secret - Instant Win|Instructions - Hold down Ctrl + Shift + F10 during game play. Then you will be asked if you want to Abort, Retry or Ignore. Choose Abort, then move any card to instantly win.
- Secret - Hidden Game Modes|Instructions - In the “Game” menu choose “Select Game”. Enter -1 or -2 to activate the hidden game.