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Old 07-29-2009, 06:52 PM   #1
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Default 32 bit and 64 bit??

This is a kinda newbie question but, whats the differnce between a 32 bit OS and a 64 bit OS?
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Old 07-29-2009, 06:56 PM   #2
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Default Re: 32 bit and 64 bit??

The biggest difference that most consider is that Windows 64 bit will address more RAM that the 32 bit versions. But there is a lot more to it.

A description of the differences between 32-bit versions of Windows Vista and 64-bit versions of Windows Vista
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Old 07-29-2009, 07:00 PM   #3
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Default Re: 32 bit and 64 bit??

Ok, but what about other OS's? Is it the same general differnces?
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Old 07-30-2009, 07:46 AM   #4
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as far as memory access, yes. Unless you don't have a 64bit CPU, or less than 1GB of ram there really is no point in 32bit.
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Ok thanks.
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