Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Quarterly Results of Operations (Unaudited) (Details)

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Quarterly Results of Operations (Unaudited) (Details) (USD $)
In Millions, except Per Share data, unless otherwise specified
0 Months Ended 3 Months Ended 12 Months Ended
Feb. 02, 2013
Jul. 20, 2012
Feb. 01, 2014
Nov. 02, 2013
Aug. 03, 2013
May 04, 2013
Feb. 02, 2013
Oct. 27, 2012
Jul. 28, 2012
Apr. 28, 2012
Feb. 01, 2014
Feb. 02, 2013
Jan. 28, 2012
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Total net sales $ 163   $ 3,782 $ 2,779 $ 2,663 $ 2,635 $ 3,884 $ 2,927 $ 3,022 $ 3,152 $ 11,859 $ 12,985 $ 17,260
Gross margin     1,074 819 787 812 924 952 1,004 1,186 3,492 4,066 6,218
SG&A expenses     1,004 1,006 1,026 1,078 1,209 1,087 1,050 1,160 4,114 4,506 5,109
Restructuring and management transition     50 46 47 72 29 34 159 76 215 298 451
Net income/(loss)     35 (489) (586) (348) (552) (123) (147) (163)      
Diluted earnings/(loss) per share(4)     $ 0.11 $ (1.94) $ (2.66) $ (1.58) $ (2.51) $ (0.56) $ (0.67) $ (0.75) $ (5.57) $ (4.49) $ (0.70)
Change to income tax valuation allowance     (178) 184 218                
Sale of Non-operating Assets     46 24 62                
Asset impairments                     18 26 58
Income tax expense/(benefit)     270               (498) (551) (77)
Redemption Of REIT Units   200     200           24 200 0
Net gain on sale or redemption of non-operating assets               197     132 397 0
Store Impairment Charges [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Asset impairments     12       26            
Impairment of Trade Name [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Asset impairments     9                    
Markdowns related to the alignment of inventory with our new strategy
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Gross margin         102 53              
Write Off Of Operating Assets [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Net income/(loss)             60            
Supply Chain [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Restructuring and management transition             0 3 10 6      
Home Office And Stores [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Restructuring and management transition     22 (6) 4 28 4 4 56 45      
Software and Systems [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Restructuring and management transition             0 0 36 0      
Store Fixtures [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Restructuring and management transition     0 10 17 28 18 18 42 0      
Management Transition [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Restructuring and management transition     5 3 13 16 5 6 10 20      
Other [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Restructuring and management transition     23 39 13 0 2 3 5 5      
Discontinued Brands Negative Effect [Member]
                         
Condensed Financial Statements, Captions [Line Items]                          
Gross margin     $ 72