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12 Mar 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
Windows 7 v/s Windows XP Games Support

Hey Guys
This is my system info:
Operating System: Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit (6.1, Build 7601) Service Pack 1 (7601.win7sp1_rtm.101119-1850)
System Manufacturer: INTEL
System Model: DG31PR
BIOS: BIOS Date: 10/22/08 19:07:50 Ver: 08.00.10
Processor: Intel® Core™2 Duo CPU E7400 @ 2.80GHz (2 CPUs), ~2.8GHz
Memory: 4096MB RAM
DirectX Version: DirectX 11
DX Setup Parameters: Not found

I was using Windows XP Service Pack 3 earlier[32-bit]... My problem is that I have updated all the drivers including Graphic Card but still Games are not running as smoothly as they used to run on XP.. Is it true that windows 7 32-bit is more compatible than 64-bit??

My graphic card details are:
Card name: NVIDIA GeForce 9600 GT
Display Memory: 2796 MB
Dedicated Memory: 1024 MB
Shared Memory: 1790 MB

Please help guys because the main reason I switched to Win7 was because of DirectX support..


My System SpecsSystem Spec
13 Mar 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit SP1

I dont think so mate i have a new rig with Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit
and it is working relly good evrey game runs good even old games
and thay run better than on my old rig with Windows XP Home 32bit

My Rig : Old Rig :
CPU - Intel Core I7 980X @ 4.50GHz CPU - Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 @ 3.00GHz
Mobo - Asus Rampage III Extreme Mobo - Gigabyte g41m-es2l
Graphic Card - 2 EVGA GTX 580 In SLI Graphic Card - 9800 GTX +,now 460 GTX
Ram - 12GB (3 x 4GB) Corsair Dominater GT 2000MHz Ram - 4GB (2 x 2GB) G.Skill 800MHz @ 1000MHz
SSD - OCZ Vertax 2 240GB Hard Drive - WD Caviar Black 1TB
OS - Windows 7 Ultimate 64bit OS - Windows XP Home 32bit

All my games run better on my new rig
Crysis , Crysis Warhead , Crysis 2 Demo , Metro 2033 , Mafia II , Just Cause 2 , Call Of Duty : Black Ops ,
Battlefield Bad Company 2 , Batman Arkham Asylum , STALKER Call Of Pripyat ,
Dragon Age Origins And All Splinter Cell 1,2,3,4,5

So i just think you need to instal it again and see if it dos it
My System SpecsSystem Spec

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