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I would like to know if you think this machine will or will not run windows 7 without any problems.

Specs:
Intel Pentium 4 630
1.0GB Dual Channel DDR2 267MHz
512MB GeFOrce 8400GS

Thanks for your time.

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One of my computers running Win7 (x86) smoothly (and used to run Vista (x86) smoothly as-well) is a Pentium 4 2.1GHz CPU, 1.5GB DDR2 RAM, Geforce 5400 256mb graphics.

Of course it is not used for heavy-duty stuff, mostly for general purpose (e.g. internet, viewing and listening to media, some simple games etc').

The answer is [as always] depends on what you are planning to do with it. For most things it will probably be OK.

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It is at the bottom of the x86 requirements and below the x64 requirements.

I would say that you could install the x86 version and use it, but it probably wouldn't be a great performer.

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but do you think I would have a lot of crashes? –  nunos Jun 25 '10 at 23:29
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@nunos - You should only have crashes if something is wrong with your hardware or software configuration. Crashes are not normal if you are within the requirements. –  MDMarra Jun 26 '10 at 0:21
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more RAM would be nice –  Mahmoud Hossam Jun 26 '10 at 1:55

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