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Re: new computer 64 bit

Sat Feb 04, 2012 10:05 am

64-bit apps are a part of the grand security scheme of DEP,
CPU/MoBo/OS/Apps combo.

At least 'THEY' want 'US' to believe such.

Jim L.
Using - Virtual Access(OLR)
http://www.virtual-access.org Windows Vista Service Pack 2 build 6002

Re: new computer 64 bit

Sat Feb 04, 2012 11:52 am

On Sat, 4 Feb 2012 09:02:31 PST, just as I was about to take a herb,
mjnelson99 disturbed my reverie and wrote:

>Sometimes it is because a 32 bit app will not run at all on
>a 64 bit system and they need to make changes anyway to
>bring it up to 64 bit capability.

The only problems that I have come across is some games from gog.com.
In spite of saying that some work on x64, they do not and I have XP
for those. The only other issue is 32 bit shell extensions. I did come
across an app that did claim to allow 32 bit extensions to work under
x64, but the one I was interested in did not play nice. I may install
a 32 bit file manager and get it working that way.

Hope ur keeping well Mary.


We may not be able to prevent the stormy times in
our lives; but we can always choose to dance
in the puddles (Jewish proverb).
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