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Old 06-25-2008, 04:27 AM   #1 (permalink)
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how can i tell if my motherboard is xp 64 bit ready. just bought msi motherboard that i thought was xp64 ready but it wasn't poor support from them had to roll back to xp
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no i dont want vista 64 bit but will if have too
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you just need to download proper 64 bit drivers from their website
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Default Re: 64 bit motherboard

I'm confused.
How can a motherboard, that does not require any drivers to be installed onto the operating system... not work with 64bit?

Maybe you are talking about the supplementary drivers and applications that the motherboard manufacture might provide. Like Overclocking utilities you are able to run in the operating system, or applications that let you look at the temps of your hardware. But in spite of all of that, any motherboard should be able to run perfectly fine with any 64bit operating system.
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you would need chipset drivers for alot of things to run properly

and xp x64 really sucks.. i advise not using it

vista x64 is a different story though
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go vista x64. Support sucks for XP x64
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v2000 huh... how do you like it... i love my blackpearl.. which is the same thing
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shipped this week from Xoxide so I didn't get it yet. I got silver though because you have black. I need the side panel w/ window for sure. You have mesh, right?
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mesh? negative... just a clear side panel for the top half
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