Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Leases (Rent Expense) (Details)

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Leases (Rent Expense) (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Jan. 28, 2012
Jan. 29, 2011
Jan. 30, 2010
Operating Leases, Rent Expense $ 323 $ 321 $ 325
Operating Leases, Rent Expense, Sublease Rentals (18) (17) (21)
Operating Leases, Rent Expense, Net 305 304 304
Real property base rent and straight-lined step rent expense [Member]
     
Operating Leases, Rent Expense, Minimum Rentals 243 244 252
Real property contingent rent expense (based on sales) [Member]
     
Operating Leases, Rent Expense, Contingent Rentals 16 16 14
Personal property rent expense [Member]
     
Operating Leases, Rent Expense, Minimum Rentals $ 64 $ 61 $ 59