Instructions for the Microsoft "Hearts" computer card game are available on Microsoft.com. The guidelines provide the basic procedures for playing Microsoft "Hearts" as well as additional tips to help players improve their gaming abilities. There are also instructions for customizing game options, saving games and resuming games.
In the Microsoft "Hearts" game, players try to get rid of their cards and maintain a low score. This game requires the players to pass cards to their opponents and play their cards while attempting to avoid adding points to their score, a penalty that occurs whenever they collect a trick with hearts or the queen of spades. When one player accumulates 100 points or more, the player who has the lowest score becomes the winner.