Microsoft Mahjong: A helpful FAQ and troubleshooting guide

Hello out there fellow Microsoft Mahjong players!


This FAQ and troubleshooting guide will help you on your way to becoming a Mahjong master as well as lend a hand if you're running into any troubles along the way.


Q: What do I do if I'm having trouble with a Daily Challenge?

A: All Daily Challenges are tested and guaranteed to be solvable, but sometimes even the best players get stuck. Check out the Discussion forums for some tips from the community!



Q: Do I need to be connected to the internet or online to play?

A: If you're planning to be in an area with no online coverage, such as a plane ride or a sailing excursion, you can prepare you Windows 10 device by placing it into offline mode. Visit the Play games on Windows 10 using Offline mode page for more information and steps to assist.


Keep in mind that if you play offline, some features will not be available. Such as leaderboards and the ability to purchase content. If you earn any Achievements while playing offline, they will sync to your account the next time you sign in online to your Xbox Live account on your device. You game save progress will also sync when you sign in to Xbox Live as well.



Q: When I launch the game, I can't sign into Xbox Live. Does this matter?

A: The short answer is yes. This prevents you from accessing your achievements, game progress and other game data saved in the cloud. If you can't sign in, you won't be able to save your progress or achievements. If you're having issues connecting to Xbox Live, see our Connecting to Xbox Live from a PC guide for troubleshooting steps.



Q: I'm having issues with Microsoft Mahjong crashing or freezing what can I do?

A: Crashing or freezing issues can happen for many different reasons, but for the best troubleshooting steps you'll want to take a look at our Troubleshooting performance and stability problems in PC games guide for more steps.



Q: I'm having other problems playing Microsoft Mahjong. How can I fix it?

A: If you're having problems with game crashing or the inability to complete a Daily Challenge. Please try the troubleshooting steps on our full FAQ guide for some steps to try before creating a new post in the support section of Microsoft Jigsaw on the Xbox Forums for further assistance.



We hope this FAQ/Troubleshooting guide was helpful in getting your issue resolved or your question answered. If you're having any support related issue, please feel free to create a new post in the support section of the Microsoft Mahjong forums.


For any other questions, make sure to post them in the Discussion section of the Microsoft Mahjong forums for the best help from the community at large!


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Last updated July 31, 2018 Views 159 Applies to: