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8
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8
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8
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7
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8
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9
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This Sudoku Puzzle has 53 steps and it is solved using Hidden Single, Locked Candidates Type 1 (Pointing), Locked Candidates Type 2 (Claiming), Naked Single, Naked Pair, Hidden Pair, undefined, Full House techniques.

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Solution Steps:

  1. Row 4 / Column 6 → 7 (Hidden Single)
  2. Locked Candidates Type 1 (Pointing): 6 in b7 => r56c3<>6
  3. Locked Candidates Type 1 (Pointing): 2 in b8 => r5c6<>2
  4. Locked Candidates Type 1 (Pointing): 2 in b9 => r4c7<>2
  5. Locked Candidates Type 2 (Claiming): 3 in r4 => r56c8<>3
  6. Locked Candidates Type 2 (Claiming): 9 in r4 => r56c8,r6c9<>9
  7. Locked Candidates Type 2 (Claiming): 6 in c5 => r5c46,r6c4<>6
  8. Row 5 / Column 6 → 9 (Naked Single)
  9. Row 7 / Column 6 → 2 (Naked Single)
  10. Row 5 / Column 1 → 6 (Hidden Single)
  11. Row 6 / Column 2 → 9 (Hidden Single)
  12. Row 6 / Column 3 → 7 (Hidden Single)
  13. Locked Candidates Type 1 (Pointing): 4 in b4 => r5c8<>4
  14. Naked Pair: 4,9 in r7c7,r8c9 => r8c7<>4, r8c7<>9
  15. Hidden Pair: 1,6 in r89c3 => r89c3<>2, r8c3<>4
  16. Locked Candidates Type 1 (Pointing): 2 in b7 => r5c2<>2
  17. W-Wing: 3/4 in r3c8,r7c3 connected by 4 in r27c7 => r3c3<>3
  18. Row 3 / Column 3 → 8 (Naked Single)
  19. Row 3 / Column 4 → 6 (Naked Single)
  20. Row 3 / Column 6 → 4 (Naked Single)
  21. Row 2 / Column 6 → 8 (Full House)
  22. Row 3 / Column 8 → 3 (Full House)
  23. Row 8 / Column 6 → 6 (Full House)
  24. Row 9 / Column 4 → 7 (Naked Single)
  25. Row 8 / Column 3 → 1 (Naked Single)
  26. Row 7 / Column 4 → 9 (Naked Single)
  27. Row 8 / Column 4 → 8 (Full House)
  28. Row 9 / Column 2 → 2 (Naked Single)
  29. Row 8 / Column 7 → 2 (Naked Single)
  30. Row 9 / Column 3 → 6 (Naked Single)
  31. Row 9 / Column 7 → 1 (Full House)
  32. Row 7 / Column 7 → 4 (Naked Single)
  33. Row 8 / Column 9 → 9 (Full House)
  34. Row 8 / Column 2 → 4 (Full House)
  35. Row 2 / Column 7 → 9 (Naked Single)
  36. Row 2 / Column 8 → 4 (Full House)
  37. Row 4 / Column 7 → 3 (Full House)
  38. Row 7 / Column 3 → 3 (Naked Single)
  39. Row 7 / Column 2 → 7 (Full House)
  40. Row 5 / Column 2 → 3 (Full House)
  41. Row 4 / Column 9 → 6 (Naked Single)
  42. Row 6 / Column 9 → 4 (Full House)
  43. Row 2 / Column 3 → 2 (Naked Single)
  44. Row 2 / Column 1 → 3 (Full House)
  45. Row 6 / Column 1 → 2 (Full House)
  46. Row 5 / Column 3 → 4 (Full House)
  47. Row 5 / Column 4 → 5 (Naked Single)
  48. Row 5 / Column 8 → 2 (Full House)
  49. Row 6 / Column 4 → 3 (Full House)
  50. Row 4 / Column 5 → 2 (Naked Single)
  51. Row 6 / Column 5 → 6 (Full House)
  52. Row 6 / Column 8 → 5 (Full House)
  53. Row 4 / Column 8 → 9 (Full House)
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