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Windows 7: Why WinRAR 32 bit has a lower compression than WinRAR 64 bit ???

12 Jul 2015   #1

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Why WinRAR 32 bit has a lower compression than WinRAR 64 bit ???

Why WinRAR 32 bit has a lower compression than WinRAR 64 bit with exactly the same settings (format WinRAR not WinRAR 5)?
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12 Jul 2015   #2

Windows 7 x64 Ultimate and numerous virtual machines

Are you telling us or asking ?
32 is a smaller number than 64. 64 bit files are bigger than 32 bit files. The links below should help you out.
32-bit and 64-bit Windows: frequently asked questions - Windows Help
32-bit and 64-bit explained | Gizmo's Freeware
Why Does 64-Bit Windows Need a Separate ?Program Files (x86)? Folder?
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