Minesweeper is an intelligent game that basically tests the skills of the user. The user should avoid the mines and open maximum number of squares in the game. This is the fundamental objective of the game. It uses a simple user interface that engages players for hours. It is a popular game when it was first released and it is still considered to be an engaging addictive game in the gaming communities. The users who have played the games earlier consider minesweeper, as a very difficult game. However in actuality it is a pretty easy game that follows certain methodologies and some tricks that are pretty obvious. There are successful users who claim they have never lost a game. Some of the important tricks that the users mention are as follows. The fundamental rule of the game is that once a square is clicked it is considered to be open. Each square usually has a number. The number denotes the number of mines that are actually surrounding the particular square. The simplest way of getting far ahead in the game is that four corners of the square. This opens the maximum number of squares. Then subsequently the number in the squares is shown. Each square shows the number of mines that are actually surrounding the square. Next is eliminating the squares that seem apparent as a mine. If for example eight squares surround a particular square it is a mine. Another trick is to open the squares by clicking the right and left mouse button at the same time. The successful users suggest following through on the ones and saying that it would lead to 2 and 3 squares. By eliminating the possible mines it would be easier to find the ones that are not mines. The players suggest that to become an expert in the game it is mandatory to play it at least ten times to understand the game and eventually crack the code of the same (LeFlohic, 1999). In the Internet there are many cheat codes that are readily available however the veteran users of the game suggest that they can win the game itself easily without any cheat code. It is possible to win this game every time by following the simple methodology and the simple tricks of the game. It is a pretty straightforward game that can be won easily.