The computer labs generally offer Mac OS, Windows and Ubuntu Linux on the desktop computers. For selecting an operating system, the user must reboot the corresponding computer, and select the preferred OS from a menu. In the computerlab in Askja, (The Natural Sciences House) users can only choose between Windows and Ubuntu Linux. The user can turn the computer off and then turn it on again and then wait approximately 30 seconds for the menu.
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You are often asked whether the Windows operating system is 32 or 64 bit. Often this refers to situations when you are about to install software ion the computer. Usually 32 bit software run on a 64 bit computer but the best way is to run 64 bit software for 64 bit computers if you have one.
How do you know whether you have a 32 or 64 bit operating system? Follow the steps shown below. First you will see steps for Windows 8, then Windows 7 and Vista and then Windows XP:
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