[BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?
clive.lever1955 at gmail.com
Tue Mar 6 20:11:25 GMT 2018
Hi ~Darren and all, as it was I who asked the original question, I'd have to
say I found the most elegant way to find out was to see whether I had a
Programs folder and a programs(86) folder in the C drive, though out of
curiosity I tried all suggested methods, and they all worked. If I needed to
check again in the future, I'd take the simplest course.
From: Darren Brewer via Bcab [mailto:bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk]
Sent: Tuesday, March 6, 2018 7:56 PM
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Cc: Darren Brewer
Subject: Re: [BCAB] 32 bit or 64 bit PC?
What do you mean do all that? You pretty much repeated what I said. I
mentioned resourse monitor as something extra as its so useful. Using a
hotkey combination you can quickly see what the CPU usage is and the amount
of RAM being consumed. As always with Windows why have 1 way of doing
something when you can have 10.
On 05/03/2018 11:55, Steve Nutt wrote:
> 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
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> From: Darren Brewer via Bcab <bcab at lists.bcab.org.uk>
> Sent: 04 March 2018 22:59
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> 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.
> 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
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