[BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?

Jackie Brown jackieannbrown62 at gmail.com
Mon Mar 5 16:50:55 GMT 2018


Yes that is correct David, 4gb max for 32.

Kind regards,

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-----Original Message-----
From: David Reynolds [mailto:david at dkreynolds.plus.com] 
Sent: 05 March 2018 16:37
To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
Subject: Re: [BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?

John,


My recollection is 4GB,


Best,


David.


On 05-Mar-18 4:06 PM, Clive Lever wrote:
> Thanks John,
>
> As you may have read by now, mine is a 64 bit PC anyway.
>
> Cheers,
> Clive
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: John Farley via Bcab [mailto:bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk]
> Sent: Monday, March 5, 2018 4:01 PM
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Cc: John Farley
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?
>
> Please remember that the choice of 32 or 64 bit does have another 
> dependency.
> If you have a large RAM then a 32 bit PC will not be able to access 
> all of it, because of the addressing capability. I cannot recall what 
> the limit is on 32 bit, but in the days where users do realise that 
> the greater the RAM the better the performance this should be born in
mind.
>
>
>
> Regards, John.
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> -----Original Message-----
> From: Clive Lever [mailto:clive.lever1955 at gmail.com]
> Sent: 05 March 2018 13:50
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?
>
> Thanks Steve,
>
> It turned out to be X64.
>
> Best,
> Clive
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Steve Nutt [mailto:steve at comproom.co.uk]
> Sent: Monday, March 5, 2018 11:55 AM
> To: 'BCAB Discussion List'
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?
>
> Wow, you don't need to do all that.
>
> Just pres the Windows key and type System  The System Info applet 
> should be the first option offered.  Press enter on it, then read the 
> window that results.  It should tell you whether it is 32 or 64-bit.
>
> All the best
>
> Steve
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Darren Brewer via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Sent: 04 March 2018 22:59
> To: BCAB Discussion List <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Cc: Darren Brewer <darren.m.brewer at blueyonder.co.uk>
> Subject: Re: [BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?
>
> Hi clive
>
>
> Press the windows key and type. system information. Press TAB then 
> scroll down and It will tell you if you have a 32 or 64 bit machine. 
> If you are using NVDA there is a very useful add on called resource 
> monitor. Once installed it will tell you the CPU and memory usage, how 
> much space partitions are using. the windows version and whether its 
> 32 or 64 bit and other useful stuff. You can download it from here.
>
>
> https://addons.nvda-project.org/index.en.html
>
>
> HTH
>
>
> Darren.
>
>
> On 04/03/2018 22:36, Clive Lever wrote:
>> Hello all,
>>
>>    
>>
>> Someone has offered to send me links to download 7zip and winrra.
>> They've asked whether my PC is a 32 bit of a 64 bit, so that they 
>> will know the right version of software to direct me to. How do I find
out?
>>
>>    
>>
>> Thanks,
>>
>> Clive
>>
>>    
>>
>
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