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[aprssig] How do I tell if my computer is 32/64 bit ?

Bill Vodall WA7NWP wa7nwp at gmail.com
Thu Feb 14 16:56:50 UTC 2008


> The Core 2 Duo is a dual-core 32 bit machine - but still 32 bits.
>  Generally speaking, you're going to pay a lot more for a 64 bit machine,

That's what I thought a little while ago.  I now think you'll have a
hard time finding a machine with a 32 bit processor.   The 64bit cpu's
run 32bit code just fine.  If you have the right Intel CPU you can
actually run virtual 64 bit OS's in VMWare with a 32bit host OS.
Magic indeed.

Bill - WA7NWP




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