64-bit refers to processors that have a word length (the fundamental data type of registers and memory transfer operations) of 64 bits, allowing each word to hold 2^64 = 1.845 x 10^19 discrete values (over 4 billion times as much as a conventional 32-bit word).

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Why are bits in an oddly-consistent position being flipped when I read files?

I'm trying to track down a data corruption issue that occurs on reads in Win7x64 and am out of ideas on what to try next. This originally surfaced when migrating ~2TB of data to a new home NAS; when ...
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Can't start program by PsExec on windows server 2003 64-bit

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Comodo Program Manager service failed to start with error code 1067

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AMD Sysytem: Windows 7 x64 instalation does not allow the raid drivers

Windows 7 x64 installation does not allow the raid drivers on AMD Chipset/ ASUS M5A97 EVO to be detected. This is Fresh install, raid 1, i can't get x64 Raid driver From AMD to install. I Insert ...
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How to play audio on PowerPoint 2010 with Windows 7 (64 bit)?

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Selectively deleting files with same filename (raw, JPG)

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Windows update taking forever (literally) on installing some updates

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VMWare Tools fails to download and install in VM Player (64 bit) on Slackware 14 (64 bit)

I have installed VMWare Player from the website, and have an Ubuntu machine running. My main issue is with VMWare Tools, and whenever I try to install, it fails. First, VMPlayer asks me to download ...
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Kernel error when installing Linux Mint

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Iphone drivers not installed

I have an iPhone 4S. I have it connected with USB to a computer running Windows 8 without any trouble. Drivers installed, sync through iTunes works and it shows up in Explorer. When I try to do the ...
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How can I stop getting these folders containing a 0 byte amd64 folder?

Every (other?) day I get a bunch of these crazy named folders appearing in the home drive C:. The names are basically like those this user talks about (What's this folder?: c8c6ac6192a47b59df) ...
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Windows 8 “My computer” desktop icon shown as "My computer 32-bit)

Hello after windows update "my computer" desktop icon shown up as "My computer 32-bit" (My system is 64bit) , my custom context menu also lost but it exists on my computer clsid in the registry.. ...
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Linux shared library not see by the app

I'm trying to run an application on my ubuntu 13.x machine but the app refuses to run because it can't find a shared library "libGLU.so.1" on my system. I have installed that library and I can assure ...
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HDMI No longer Posting Onboard or on PCI-E But VGA/DVI works Onboard and DVI on PCI-E

I'm not sure exactly what happened everything was working fine yesterday I shut down my PC and when I went out , but when I came back I pushed powered and nothing... no post... So I hooked up my test ...
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Sleep Issue with windows 7 64 BIT and MSI H61-P31/W8 Motherboard

I have investigated why my computer will not go into "SLEEP MODE" according to the comments given me from here: Windows 7 64 bit will not turn monitor off The computer will stand IDLE for a day and ...
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Accessories Menu Has Disappeared (Windows 8)

I noticed this morning that my Accessories menu is missing from my Start 8.1 (Windows 8) menu. It was there before, so I know it's not just missing.. any chance on how to find it and get it back? ...
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Windows 8 64bit Provisioned Appx

I have set up an image for the student network at the school I work at. I need to upgrade the image from 32bit to 64bit. Sounds simple, but I have created an image on 64bit and need to restrict some ...
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Explorer dies silently and in unexpected ways

I regularly get an Application error followed by a Windows Error Reporting event when I've started explorer multiple times to copy or move data. The running action windows stay open, thus I can easily ...
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PC hangs badly with ubuntu 10.04 64-bit version

My PC Configuration is following - intel core-i3 proseccer - 2 GB RAM - Working with Ubuntu 10.04 64-bit version It hangs badly, even its very hard to move cursor. Why it hangs? and What should i ...
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Synchronize agenda/contacts/tasks from Outlook 2013 (64 bit) to Windows Mobile 6.5?

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Use the Ubuntu Server Installer to overwrite an existing Ubuntu system

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Some “Bookmarklets” (Favlets) fail using IE9 x32 on Windows 7 x64

I have been having a problem with "Bookmarklets" using IE9 x32 on Windows 7 Home Premium x64. I have a rather complex bookmarklet that works on IE9 x64 but fails on IE9 x32. It also worked fine on ...
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Installing Steam on Ubuntu 12.04.2 64bit

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Cannot open all .SNP snapshot files on Windows 7 x64

We receive .snp snapshot files from legacy MS Access databases out in the field. Our new Windows 7 x64 machines are running Office 2003 and the Snapshot Viewer (SNAPVIEW.EXE), however the vast ...
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Problems with System File Checker (SFC)

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Can't see Windows 8 default apps

As seen in the image below, I could not even access Settings because everything could not be seen. For some other apps like Weather, I could somehow see it but some of the text looks really blurred. ...
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Ubuntu 32 bit tripple boot with 64 bit AND mac OS via Reffit

I am on a Mac machine which is dual booted with Ubuntu (We have to keep the mac OS partition on the machine otherwise it refuses to work properly, it is however never used) however today when I went ...
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Can't connect to remote desktop via Cisco VPN using wireless connection, works with wired

I have a laptop using Windows 7 64bit connected over wireless connection to a router and then onto the Internet. That laptop was connecting to a Windows 2000 Server over remote desktop through Cisco ...
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Windows 7 “maximum memory” boot option oddity and performance impact

Situation: I have a DELL Precision M4500 laptop with Win7 Pro 64bit. Yesterday I upgraded from 8GB RAM to 16GB RAM (2 slots) [As an aside, upgrading was a bit of a gamble because there is a lot of ...
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SoX on Windows 7 64-Bit Outfile Missing

I have come across the strangest problem when trying to run sox.exe on my Windows 7 installation. Whenever I try and record audio it works without any issues but it will not output an audio file. The ...
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My Playstation 2 controller to USB adapter shows up as a HID game controller, but not as a Windows game controller

I'm running Windows 7 x64. I just picked up a PS2 to USB adapter, downloaded the drivers from their website, and became stumped. It isn't detected as a gamepad, yet I can use it in games that utilize ...
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How to input 64-bit hex values in octave

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Boot an old Win7 32bit parition from Win7 64bit in VMware workstation

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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. ...
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Cannot boot on Boot Corsair Force 3

Installed a Corsair Force III 60GB, Windows 7 64-bit, It was working fine for a month, then all of a sudden the PC froze, and now I can't boot from the SSD. It says no virtual disk, but I am booting ...
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Data1.cab (1335) error on Windows 7 x64 (in XP 32-Bit VM as well)

I built a new PC for my Dad a month ago or so. Here's the equipment: 1 x Intel Core i3-2100 Sandy Bridge 3.1GHz LGA 1155 65W Dual-Core Desktop Processor BX80623I32100 1 x Western Digital Scorpio ...
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How to make shares visible in the Windows (win7 64 pro) Network view?

OS: Windows 7 64bit Pro System: Thinkpad x201t I have a big problem trying to access network shares located on other windows pcs (xp,vista) and NAS System (readynas nv+) from my win7 pro 64 thinkpad. ...
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USB headset can not send and receive audio at the same time on windows 7 x64

I have a Razer Megalodon USB headset. It works fine on both arch linux, and osx. However on my windows 7 64bit install I can only output audio, or only input audio. So if the mic works, I can't hear ...
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Open containing folder crash

When I click "open containing folder" in either utorrent or chrome the application will crash. Anyone have any ideas as to whats causing this or how I could trouble shoot it? It just started ...
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How can I get 32-bit Direct3D working on my 64-bit Windows 7 system?

I recently upgraded a Dell Inspiron 6400 to Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. I have a 32-bit 3D application that refuses to run, giving an error of "Failed to initialise [sic] Direct3D device". The dxdiag ...
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I have a 64-bit OS and running Vista. I only have 4 GB RAM can i add 4GB RAM?

i am looking to upgrade my desktop to be compatible with my schools software i need to work with. My Gateway is copyrighted in 2007 it runs Windows Vista and is a 64-bit OS. I have AMD ...