Is there a version of Bid Whist for Windows that plays over the Internet?
How do I get updates for Bid Whist for Windows?
All purchasers of the full version will receive minor updates, at no cost via Email, when requested. Our Support Policy
is to send you one major upgrade, at no cost when requested via Email, and support you for 1 year. There are no set timeframes on minor or major upgrade releases. Our
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Why is Bid Whist for Windows minimum bid a 4?
A minimum bid of 4 makes the game more challenging. No credible Bid Whist player allows a 3 or lower bid to stand. Bids lower than a 4 are simply signal bids. It tells your partner that you have a little something to help if they bid. When you have a bid less than 4, concentrate on setting your opponents.
Bid Whist playing varies around the country, what ways have Bid Whist for Windows adopted?
What is the lead suit when a Joker leads and the bid is with NO trump?
The lead suit will be taken from the first non Joker played. Example, you lead with the Big Joker, the player on your left plays the Little Joker and your partner plays an Ace of hearts. The lead suit is hearts to the player on your right.
What strategies does Bid Whist for Windows use?
If partner A has secured the bid, partner B will not take out partner A (if partner B has the last bid).
Signals are recognized by your partner. A signal is playing a card in another suit other than the lead suit when you don't have that suit. Your partner will lead back to that suit when possible. This signal is only relevant on the first card you throw off or the last card you throw off. Anything between the first and last cards played, is simply the playing of your worst cards.
Players may skate sometimes. Skating is when you have the best card and you do not play it the first time. This allows your partner to get a cheap book.
Can I download Bid Whist for Windows from other sites?
We have not sanctioned any other site to provide an official download of our game.
We cannot stop other sites from offering you none sanctioned downloads of our game.
If you download Bid Whist for Windows from other sites, you do it at your own risk.