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Old 08-13-2004, 12:46 AM   #1 (permalink)
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Default anyone used XP 64?

has anyone used XP 64 yet? if so, what are benefits and/or disadvantages to it. jus want to gather info on its new outcome. its supposed to be backward compatable with 32 bit programs so, i see no reason so far not to get it. thanx

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Old 08-15-2004, 10:00 PM   #2 (permalink)
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but for now, some 32bit apps run slower, especially some games, due to driver issues. it all depends on what you're going to do with it. do a search via google for xp64 in 32bit mode and see what it says.
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