Microsoft Solitaire Collection (UWP) achievements

Microsoft Solitaire Collection (UWP)

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There are 40 Microsoft Solitaire Collection (UWP) achievements worth 2,541 (1,000)

83,826 tracked gamers have this game, 2,740 have completed it (3.27%)

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Go for the Bronze in Microsoft Solitaire Collection (UWP)

Go for the Bronze84 (20)

Win 12 Bronze Daily Challenge badges.

  • Unlocked by 4,706 tracked gamers (6% - TA Ratio = 4.22) 83,845  

Achievement Guide for Go for the Bronze

117,947 (63,735)
Achievement won on 28 Nov 16
TA Score for this game: 2,541
Posted on 28 November 16 at 19:16, Edited on 13 January 19 at 21:39
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*** This solution is intended for the PC version of the game. ***

This achievement can be attained while working towards the "Go for the Gold" and "Go for the Silver" achievements. If you want to get this achievement while doing the other achievements please check out my guide for those achievements.

With Microsoft Solitaire Collection closed, change your computer's date to one year prior (So the same month you're currently in but last year. I usually chose the 25th of the month to have enough days available). Next start up Microsoft Solitaire Collection. ** If you want to get the achievements quicker I recommend buying the Premium Edition. ** Now start doing the Daily Challenges starting from the first date of the month. Try to do all five challenges for each day. If you are stuck on a challenge, skip it to save yourself the time. Assuming you've purchased the Premium Edition, it will take you about 2-3 days of challenges to get the Bronze Badge. Now close Microsoft Solitaire Collection and change the date to the following month. Reopen Microsoft Solitaire Collection and repeat the process for 11 more months.

If for some reason the achievement doesn't pop, close Microsoft Solitaire Collection and change the date back to today's date. Reopen Microsoft Solitaire Collections and the achievement should pop right away.

** Some people have reported glitches on getting the achievement to pop. I have never had this issue on any Microsoft Collection I played, so I cannot confirm whether it is "glitchy." **

** I don't know if this method would work on a mobile device. I cannot confirm whether it does or not. **

** 2019 Update - A user has stated that they cannot use Premiums services on the prior months. I no longer have Premium, so I cannot confirm this. Either way the solution works but it will take longer. **
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835,686 (509,500)
Achievement won on 13 Feb 17
TA Score for this game: 2,541
Posted on 13 February 17 at 17:30, Edited on 06 September 19 at 17:39
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**** This is for the iOS and Android versions of the game ****

You will need either your free month of premium or to purchase at least 1 month of premium for this to work correctly, I understand there are guides out there that will be fairly similar i.e changing date however this is to ensure that you can use your premium at the same time as changing your date.

1. Open Solitaire on your device
(Doing this will ensure the game syncs the data and signs you in correctly as it seems to be
a bit hit and miss when the date is set incorrectly)
2. When signed in and you are on the home screen press the home key on your device and go
into settings > Date/Time and set the date to the last day of the month you wish to work on
e.g November 30th (This will allow you to work on the entire month of November without
having to keep changing your date)
3. Go back into Solitaire and you will see that your premium has disappeared. This is because
the subscription is based off the start date and you are currently before this date. You will
also see the Daily Challenges with today's date on it. Don't worry about the date shown,
tap Daily Challenges. Using the example above you will load into the
Daily Challenges for November 30th, you can tap the calendar tab and have access to the
entire month too.
4. Once in Daily Challenges press the home key and change your date back to the correct one.
5. Go back into Solitaire and you will see the little premium badge reappear at the top right
but the calendar will remain in November.

Now this is how you set it up and you can begin to pop challenges left, right and centre earning you double coins for each one completed. This is by far the fastest method I have found and saves you from having to purchase premium for a full year providing you can get it done within a month, if not just buy another month.

As I said I know there are similar guides but I couldn't find one for this specific method so here it is. Let me know in the comments if there are any additions that need to be made!

It appears there has been an update to the game which seems to have patched out this workaround. Will leave the solution up so if it somehow gets unpatched its still here. Thanks to exorr for the heads up.
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