location of systems info

  novis 10:45 28 May 2009
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I've just installed new memory to my laptop - can any one remind me where I can find the systems specs so that I can confirm I've installed it correctly.

I run MS Vista.

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  birdface 10:54 28 May 2009

SIW will tell you everything you have on your computer.

click here

  ambra4 11:03 28 May 2009

Right Click - My Computer – Properties will show you the speed of the CPU and the amount of

memory installed at bottom of the display

  birdface 11:10 28 May 2009

Or in XP it is all programs.Accessories .System tools. System information.
But probably better using SIW a handy tool to have arround.

  novis 11:29 28 May 2009

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It would also be helpful to know the Vista equivalent of My Computer so that I can apply this advice from the forum:

click here

Anyone with tips on optimising my system which runs Vista would be helpful. I've run CCleaner; WinASO registry optimiser, Advanced Systems Care.

Is there anything else that would be worth the space [ my hard drive is 80GB partitioned]

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  novis 17:37 28 May 2009

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SIW only seems to work with XP - my system puts up error message stating that it is not a valid Win32 application - denying it access.

2) My Computer is also UI assume an XP designation - where can i find it / its equivalent in Vista?

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  Technotiger 17:42 28 May 2009
  novis 18:44 28 May 2009

SIW (above) only seems to work with XP - my system puts up error message stating that it is not a valid Win32 application - denying it access.

2)" My Computer is" is I believe, an Windows XP designation - where can i find it / its equivalent in Vista? .


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  Technotiger 18:46 28 May 2009

Have you looked at my Click-here??

  novis 19:28 28 May 2009

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Yes - I did check out the info re putting 'Computer' [as I discover it's called in Vista] onto the taskbar - however i8t didnt bring up my syspem's specs.

However, right clicking on 'Computer' in the START menu brought up the info I wanted.

Because I was loking for an ikon in the taskbar I overlooked that it came up as Computer - and now I have a copy I'd like to delete - help please.

  Technotiger 19:32 28 May 2009

Do you mean, an icon on the desktop? If so, just right-click on the icon and choose Delete.

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