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Windows 7: free utilities to troubleshoot/check hardware?

20 May 2013   #1
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 
free utilities to troubleshoot/check hardware?

looking for free utilities to check hard drives, ram, other system components. and something that is virus/spyware free.

any suggestions?

thanks.


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20 May 2013   #2
Dude

Windows 8.1 Pro + Windows 10
 
 

macgig,

Take a look at speccy

Speccy


Also HWinfo

HWINFO
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20 May 2013   #3
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

thanks. checking out the first one now.
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20 May 2013   #4
Dude

Windows 8.1 Pro + Windows 10
 
 

You're welcome. Here is a good one for your video card

GPU-Z
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20 May 2013   #5
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

so do these programs show the specs and check for problems/errors?

on the mac I have something called tech tool pro... it actually tests ram, hard drives, video cards, etc. wondered if their was a windows program that does the same thing?
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20 May 2013   #6
Dude

Windows 8.1 Pro + Windows 10
 
 

No they are more for monitoring. Have a look here for some more troubleshooting steps.

Troubleshooting Steps for Windows 7
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20 May 2013   #7
macgig

Mac OSX 10.6.8, Win 7 home premium sp1
 
 

cool thanks again.
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