Canister is an open game (all cards face up). The cards are dealt to the eight tableaus with the first four containing seven cards and the remaining four containing six cards.
How to win
Move all cards to the four foundations
- An Ace may be moved to an empty foundation
- Any card may be moved to an empty tableau
- The foundations are built up by any suit starting with an Ace and ending with a King
- The tableaus are built down by rank