Will windows XP and Windows Vista support quadcore cpus?


Ron Martell

Viperv10 said:
I wanted to know if Windows XP and Windows Vista will support quadcore cpus?

Most of the available documents on Microsoft's web site that mention
quad core CPUs are with regard to server operating systems.

From what I can see quad core is supported in the 64 bit version of
Vista, but that is the only specific item that is relevant to your

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Windows XP and Vista always supported quadcore cpus, just open Task manager and you will see the 4 cpu loads

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