Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Significant Accounting Policies (Property and Equipment, Net) (Details) New

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Significant Accounting Policies (Property and Equipment, Net) (Details) New (USD $)
In Millions, unless otherwise specified
12 Months Ended
Feb. 01, 2014
Feb. 02, 2013
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Accumulated depreciation $ (3,315) $ (2,880)
Property and equipment, net 5,619 5,353
Land
   
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Property and equipment 309 310
Buildings
   
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Property and equipment 4,951 4,641
Estimated useful lives 50 years  
Furniture and equipment
   
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Property and equipment 2,356 2,132
Furniture and equipment | Minimum [Member]
   
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Estimated useful lives 3 years  
Furniture and equipment | Maximum [Member]
   
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Estimated useful lives 20 years  
Leasehold improvements
   
Property, Plant and Equipment [Line Items]    
Property and equipment $ 1,318 $ 1,150