32-bit version


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32-bit version

Software written to run in a 32-bit environment. In most cases, 32-bit software also runs in 64-bit computers; however, it will not run in 16-bit computers. See 32-bit computing.
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Microsoft Corp says there will not be a 32-bit version of Windows 2000 for the Alpha platform starting with the upcoming Release Candidate 2.
0 and a 32-bit version of OS/2: "In terms of volume, DOS windows will be the highest during the next year.
As with the 32-bit version, 64-bit HiPer Verify fully supports hierarchical foundry-compatible rules, allowing it to run Mentor's Calibre and Cadence's Dracula[R] foundry files natively, without conversion or modification.
announced today that a 32-bit version of its popular DeScribe Word Processor 3.
CHICAGO -- Neal Nelson & Associates, a Chicago area computer performance consulting firm, has announced test results that show a possible 37 percent throughput advantage when a Web-based application is run under the 32-bit version of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10 from Novell (NASDAQ:NOVL), in comparison to the same machine running a 64-bit version of SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 10.
Gamers who play the 32-bit version of Far Cry will be ecstatic with the 64-bit version of Far Cry because AMD64 technology has transformed the 2004 best seller into an even more adrenaline-charged game," said Marty Seyer, corporate vice president and general manager, AMD Microprocessor Solutions Sector.
Jaw-dropping performance powered by AMD64 processor-based systems that deliver simultaneous 32 and 64-bit computing for improved textures, better image quality, faster game performance and an enhanced gameplay experience; the 64-bit version of the game is included in the box with the 32-bit version
The 64-bit version of the game will be included with the 32-bit version and will allow for improved textures, better image quality, faster game performance and an enhanced gameplay experience.
Benchmark testing shows the 64-bit version of Crafty running on the AMD Athlon FX-53 processor outperformed the 32-bit version by almost 47 percent.
Valve has created and maintained a 64-bit port of our CounterStrike servers, and the AMD64 version runs much faster for us than the 32-bit version when we do a clock-by-clock comparison," said Gabe Newell, Valve managing director.
Leading video game publisher Ubisoft will release a 32-bit version of the much-anticipated 3D "Far Cry" action game later this month, and plans to introduce a 64-bit beta version shortly thereafter.
IBM software developers recently ported millions of lines of code associated with the 32-bit version of the DB2 Universal Database software to the 64-bit product in just two days.