Shifting solitaire rules


Play all cards into the foundation piles.

Foundation Piles

The 4 foundation piles are built upward regardless of suit or color from Aces to Kings.

Tableau Columns

  • The 4 tableau columns are built on from the stock regardless of rank, suit, or color.
  • Tableau columns are built on from other tableau columns downward regardless of suit.
  • Uncovered end cards are available for play.
  • Empty tableau spaces may be filled by any card from the waste pile or by Kings from the tableau.

Stock Pile

The top card of the stock pile is available for play.


Every card played into the foundations will score.

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Shifting is one of the fun solitaire games in Solavant solitaire for Mac OS X.