Games that come with Windows, and any new games you choose to install, appear in the Games folder.
Open the Games folder by clicking the Start button . In the search box, type games, and then, in the list of results, click Games Explorer.
If you don't see a particular title, it could be for one of these reasons:
It's an older game. New games automatically show up in the Games folder when you install them. Older titles might not. To add the game manually, see Install a game in the Games folder.
Windows Games are turned off. By default, the games that come with Windows are turned off, in some editions. To turn them back on:
Select the Games check box, and then click OK.
It's a premium game. Some games, such as Chess Titans or Internet Checkers, are available only in some editions of Windows.
For more information, see Learn about games in Windows 7.
Newer games, including the new games that come with this version of Windows, can be found in the Games folder. Some older games might have to be added to the Games folder.
Open the Games folder by clicking the Start button , clicking All Programs, clicking Games, and then clicking Games Explorer.
To turn on the Games feature, select the Games check box. To turn off the Games feature, clear the Games check box.