64 bit

  sibaw 13:37 05 Jun 2006
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How do I find out whether my laptop is 32 bit or 64bit.

I run XP, the processor is intel centrino systems info states it is x86 family 6 model 13 stepping 8, whatever that means? My laptop is Vaio vgna317m

  jimv7 13:50 05 Jun 2006

Right click on my computer, choose properties.

  sibaw 14:06 05 Jun 2006

Thanks but the page just tells me its a Sony Intel Pentium R M and processing speed of 1.73Ghz with 125Gb of ram

  jimv7 14:27 05 Jun 2006

click here download and install the free belarc advisor.

  sibaw 12:33 06 Jun 2006

Thanks for that jimv7, it is a great little tool, sadly I still can't see where it tells me whether my computer processor is 32 bit or 64 bit?

  keef66 12:53 06 Jun 2006

just Googled and found an article written 4 months ago saying Pentium M's can't run 64 bit code, so I guess yours is 32 bit

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