Windows 8 System And Hardware Requirements

Windows Consumer Preview is a beta release of the new version of Windows, which is codenamed “Windows 8.” Below is a complete overview of the system and hardware requirements for installing Windows 8 on a physical machine. These requirements are for the latest Windows 8 Build released by Microsoft. I will be updating this post with newer system requirements as more official versions of Windows 8 are released. You can Continue Reading →

How To Check If Your Windows Operating System/PC is 32 bit or 64 bit

It can be quite confusing for many users to determine if their Windows operating system is 32-bit or 64-bit. Such information is often required when downloading drivers or other software which only works with specific operating system types. In this post I will tell you how to determine if you Windows operating system or computer hardware is 32-bit (also known as x86) or 64-bit (x64).

Get Hardware Information For Ubuntu Without Opening Your Computer

HardInfo is a n Ubuntu Linux application which  gathers information about your system’s hardware and operating system, performs benchmarks, and generates printable reports either in HTML or in plain text format. The information is divided in numerous categories including Computer: which contains a system resource summary, operating system, kernel, )file system, display environment variables and other information. Devices: displays information about hardware devices such as the processor, RAM, PCI and Continue Reading →

Liquesce Is A Drive Pooling Software, Alternative To Drive Extender

Liquesce is a drive pooling software which works somewhat like the Windows Home Server based Drive Extender. It allows merging hard drives and directories into a single view within Windows Explorer. In other words, you can manage all your system drives, partitions and folders within a unified virtual drive with Liquesce. The supported drive formats for the storage pool include SATA, IDE, ESATA, FIREWIRE, USB and others. You will require installing Continue Reading →

Find Out Your RAM Slots And Other System Specifications Without Opening Your PC


When considering system upgradation such as increasing the RAM of your computer, one may come across several questions, including the number of available RAM slots, compatible hard disk type that can be used with your system, etc. To obtain this information one may resort to opening the computer which can lead to a damaged casing and voiding the manufacturers warranty. In this post I will tell you how to find Continue Reading →