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Win 7 home premium 64-bit want to creat a partition and run win xp home 32-bit. Will it work [duplicate]

Win 7 home premium 64-bit want to creat a partition and run win xp home 32-bit. Will it work have HP pavilion s51114 with win 7 premium home on it with 1T harddrive. I need to install win xp on it ...
0
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1answer
38 views

Windows XP 64-bit Conexant Pebble HD Audio Driver

I have installed Windows XP 64-bit on my HP Pavilion G60T-500 CTO notebook PC and along with installing a non-factory OS came the struggle of finding drivers. My audio device is a Conexant Pebble HD ...
0
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1answer
32 views

Best way and cheapest to go from xp home 32bit to win 7 ult 64 bit? [closed]

what is the best and cheapest way to upgrade my xp 32 bit to win 7 ultimate 64 bit, processor is 64 bit and MB and I see the retail prices of a full win 7 ultimate, compared to OEM. any suggestiion?
0
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0answers
37 views

Office 2007 running on Win7 64-bit hangs intermittently

I have a network with PCs running on XP and Win7(64). The application running on these PCs fetch Word 2007 files from a Win 2003 server(32) on a regular basis. The XP systems don't seem to have any ...
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1answer
93 views

I have a 512 Mb RAM Pentium 4 processor 80 GB hard disk [closed]

I got an old RAM of 512 Mb from my friend. What are the precautions to be taken while changing the RAM? What are the minimum checking's to be done? Can i change it directly?
1
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1answer
606 views

Manually remove Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime (x86)

I used PC Mover when I upgraded to Windows 7 x64 from Windows XP 32 bit and it "helpfully" collected Microsoft Visual Studio 2010 Tools for Office Runtime (x86) without any warning that it wasn't ...
1
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1answer
233 views

Windows XP x64 hangs at welcome screen

The problem is that when I boot on Windows XP (x64), which worked very great for a great amount of time, the mouse pointer and the welcome screen appears but then after waiting hour or so nothing ...
0
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1answer
289 views

DDR3 RAM only works 32 bit Windows XP, not in WIndows 7

My laptop (Acer aspire 4738z) was running on 2GB DDR3 RAM on WIndows XP 32 bit. And I added one new module 4GB DDR3. Then it shows correctly the usable amount of RAM is 4GB. Then I tried to ...
2
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1answer
2k views

Windows 8.1 UEFI x64 & Windows XP x64 Dual-Boot

I want to add option to boot in XP into the Win8.1 boot menu. So I have 2 drives: On the first one I have installed Windows 8.1 x64 UEFI; And on the second - Windows XP x64. Following is what I ...
0
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0answers
12 views

I have a dell inspiron e1705 running windows xp 32 bit sp3. I plan on upgrading to windows 7 64 bit. what upgrades are possible? [duplicate]

I have a dell inspiron e1705 running windows xp 32 bit sp3. I have 2 gb of RAM. I plan on upgrading to windows 7 64 bit. what upgrades are possible? RAM: What the max ram I can have with my current ...
3
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4answers
5k views

Can I install 32 bit driver in XP mode on my Windows 7 64-bit?

I need to install 32 bit driver on my Windows 7 64-bit operating system. I have got a reply from the vendor saying it's not supported on 64-bit OS. Is it possible to run the driver inside virtual ...
0
votes
3answers
141 views

upgrade xp 32bit to 64bit

I'm running XP 32bit on a desktop PC with a AMD Athlon™ 64 X2 dual-core processor and I can add up to 8GB of ram. I would like to upgrade to a 64bit OS WITHOUT re-installing all my programs. I own ...
1
vote
1answer
169 views

How to activate the inactive RAM in a server?

In a Dell Precision server, there are 8GB RAM. The OS is Windows XP 64-bit. Originally, everything is working fine. Both BIOS and Windows are able to detect 8GB RAM. One day when I power up the ...
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votes
3answers
65 views

Ram on windows XP [closed]

I run windows XP both 32 bit and 64 bit versions on virtual machines, I understand the 64 bit OS does ocupy a little more RAM than the 32, but is it a big difference? I don´t do may things on windows ...
0
votes
2answers
4k views

Remote desktop works but mstsc.exe magically not found

I'm trying to get a shortcut for Remote Desktop in my quick launch bar. I have Remote Desktop client installed, and when I click the shortcut in Start->Accessoiries->Communications, it starts fine, ...
0
votes
1answer
3k views

How to get back disappeared menu toolbar of Windows Explorer?

In Windows XP SP2 x64, Windows Explorer started to appear without menu toolbar. How/why did this happen and how can I get it back? I tried to search for shortcuts, tigh-clicking on panels, ...
1
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0answers
228 views

Windows XP 64-bit hangs

I have a Windows XP x64 box showing a couple of odd behaviors. First, the system is hanging after it has been up for about ten minutes. All applications stop responding, Ctrl + Alt + Del does nothing, ...
2
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3answers
478 views

x64-based PC and Windows XP

I have a Windows XP OS. I have x64-based PC. Is it possible to install WindowsXP which is 32bit OS onto a x64-based PC?
0
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2answers
5k views

Sysprep Windows XP 64bit version

Is there a sysprep client that will work windows xp 64bit? I couldn't find one and everything I tried just says that the program can't run on the machine or I have the wrong version of windows. ...
1
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2answers
644 views

Execute x86 PDFCreator.exe in the “Program Files (x86)” folder from x64 the command line w arguments?

How can I call an x86 application in the Program Files (x86) folder from the x64 command prompt? The x86 exe functions w/o problems on a x64 Win XP, but how to call it from a command propmt? ...
0
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0answers
2k views

How to install Windows XP printer driver on Windows 7 prof x64?

Windows 7 has a feature to store printer drivers on the same computer where printer is located. When user on client computer tries to open it, windows automatically downloads driver and installs it. ...
2
votes
4answers
2k views

Windows 7 on an old machine

My PC has AMD Sempron 2600+ (1.6 GHz) processor, 1.25 GB of RAM, low-end video card integrated on the motherboard: VIA/S3G UniChrome Pro IGP (64 MB). I am running Windows XP on it. If I put Windows 7 ...
1
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1answer
679 views

Outlook Desktop Alert doesn't work while in a full screen RDP Window

User isn't getting his Outlook desktop notifications while remoted into another PC/server. It works on my Windows XP machine with Outlook 2010 SP1 in a maximised RDP window so I'm wondering if it's ...
2
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1answer
757 views

Printer Drivers won't install on XP x64, printer is Kodak ESP Office 2170

So I bought a printer yesterday and go to install it today and now I am at the "get the PC to talk wirelessly to the printer" step and can't seem to get through it. Drivers downloaded from here but I ...
0
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1answer
878 views

Windows XP 64bit Sp2 Installation on Compaq CQ62

I have Compaq CQ62-259TU machine (core i5, 4GB DDR3, 500GB HDD), I am trying to install windows XP 64bit SP2 , instead of the windows 7, which is currently install. The system boots well from the ...
0
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2answers
2k views

Can Windows XP sp3 be installed on Intel 64-bit instruction set?

I would like to know whether Windows XP sp3 be installed on Intel 64-bit instruction set? I am referring to Intel® Atom™ processor D525 (1M Cache, 1.80 GHz).
3
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3answers
328 views

I need more RAM

I currently have a 32bit version of Windows XP Professional on which I have installed the following 32bit software: Chromium 13 Adobe Photoshop 7 Office 2003 Professional Altiris 6 Microsoft SQL ...
1
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2answers
4k views

How can I install iTunes on my Windows XP x64 computer?

All in the question. Apple's installer whines I'm using the wrong one with 32bit and that I'm not using Vista or 7 with 64bit.
1
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1answer
303 views

Synergy works from one laptop to a computer but not the other way round

I'm using a laptop and a computer both with windows xp 64 bits. Installed synergy and it was working properly. I didn't change anything but it stopped working. The computer was the server and laptop ...
0
votes
2answers
816 views

HP Pavilion Media Center a1630n Desktop PC upgrade to Windows 7 64?

I have a HP Pavilion Media Center a1630n Desktop PC. With Windows XP Media Center 32bit. I also have 4gb of memory installed. Specs here: ...
13
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6answers
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Windows XP: 4GB to 16GB RAM upgrade

I'm on a 32 bit OS Windows XP Home–will be upgrading to a 64 bit XP Pro–and I'm upgrading my RAM to 16GB. Should I see a difference? I typically compress a ton of files at one time. The 32 bit @ 4GB ...
3
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4answers
1k views

Scan Windows XP ISO for virus/trojan

I don't remember which ISO's are from my MSDN and which one are from.. Online. How can you scan it to know if it is infected?
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2answers
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Windows XP Setup Fails to Recognize USB Floppy after formatting AHCI disk

I am attempting to install Windows XP Professional x64 onto a HP EliteBook 8540w. I have downloaded both the latest Intel Rapid Storage Technology drivers and the Intel Storage Matrix drivers that ...
1
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2answers
5k views

Run a 64-bit virtual machine on windows 32 bit [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Can I Install Windows 7 64 bit on VirtualBox running on Windows 7 32 bit OS ? Hello, I have a PC with a 64 bit processor, but I have Windows 32 bit as operative system. ...
0
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2answers
227 views

Do I need a Windows XP 64-bit version for my computer or will any version work?

I have somewhat older 64-bit machine that I need to install Windows XP on. I will need to purchase Windows XP Pro but I'm not seeing anything about a 32-bit or 64-bit version. Does it matter or can I ...
0
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1answer
588 views

Installing Canon D2400U Scanner on XP x64

I'm trying to install an old scanner D2400U from Canon on a Windows XP 64bit SP2. I have found an official driver at canon, ScanGear CS-U 6.1.1d, but when trying to install the scanner (found new ...
0
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2answers
187 views

Audio driver Works in Win7 64-bits but doesn't work in Win XP 64

My computer can play audio files in Windows Xp 32-bits, Windows Vista 32-bits, Windows Seven 64-bits but cannot do that in Windows Xp 64-bits. I've tried a lot of drivers. Hardware: Realtek ALC662 @ ...
1
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1answer
157 views

What's the ramifications of installing a 64bit print driver on a 32bit system?

Yes that's right, 64bit driver on 32bit system. Here's the situation: I installed a printer driver on an XP Professional machine that will be shared with other users across the network. One of the ...
1
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4answers
2k views

Make 32-bit programs run on Windows XP 64-bit

I have a Windows XP 64 bit version and all applications work as 32 bit. I'm having difficulties running these applications. How can I make them work as 64 bit?
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2answers
257 views

Can I run a 32bit version of Windows XP in a Virtual Machine, on a 64bit machine running Ubuntu (64bit)

I believe my title is enough.. I have a 64bit Computer running Ubuntu (64bit). Can I run a 32bit version of Windows XP in a Virtual Machine (VirtualBox)?
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1answer
502 views

Slipstreaming 64 bit XP CD on a 32 bit machine

I have a Windows XP 64 bit install CD with no service packs. I would like to update it to Service Pack 2 (to reinstall a broken 64 bit machine). I only have access to a machine running 32 bit Windows ...
0
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1answer
683 views

System_Service_Exception on XP 64 bit

I have a computer which has been running XP 64-bit for several years with no hardware changes. One day I had a power surge and ever since then, I occasionally crash with a Blue Screen of Death (BSOD) ...
3
votes
1answer
201 views

XP Pro x64: Program started at boot with automatic logon behave differently after update

I have a program that I wrote in .NET to select games for mame (arcade emulator). This is a frontend. I configured in the registry an automatic logon for the administrator. In the "startup" windows ...
4
votes
2answers
692 views

Connecting to a computer using Remote Desktop does not work first time

I'm having a weird sort of problem with Remote desktop and that too, only on one machine. If I boot up this machine, and then try to Remote desktop into it, it does not work.( I get the following ...
0
votes
1answer
75 views

youtube video playback [closed]

video playback on google chrome stops after a while even if buffering is ok, i'm using a clean install xp64 with the latest java and adobe flash installed.
1
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1answer
413 views

How to diagnose a Windows XP hard crash

I have a 64-bit Windows XP machine which has hard crashed several times today. The symptoms are that the screen just goes blank, then the reboot cycle starts. There is no blue screen and even though ...
1
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2answers
1k views

Display stretches 4:3 ratios; Adds scrolling to other ratios

I have a dual monitor setup. Normally, they both display at 1680x1050. They have been setup this way for about a year. I'm using Windows XP Professional 2003 x64 SP2. Today, out of nowhere, one of ...
0
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2answers
795 views

USB 802.11g Wi-Fi adapter that's compatible with Windows XP 64-bit

Does anyone know of a USB Wi-Fi adapter that is compatible with Windows XP 64-bit? It must support at least 802.11g and Cisco WLAN extensions. Due to the specific hardware it must be USB and I ...
8
votes
7answers
56k views

How much more RAM does Windows 7 use than Windows XP?

I'm trying to figure out whether I need to go with the 64-bit version of Windows 7. I'd rather not, unless there's a big benefit, because even one or two missing 64-bit drivers or one app that doesn't ...
0
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2answers
427 views

Win XP 64 bits recognizes 8 gigs but only fills up 4 gigs

I am running Windows XP 64 bit with 8 Gigs of ram. The 4 sticks (same brand, different speeds) are recognized in the Windows System Properties -> General tab. Issue is: when I start running more apps ...