many downloads asks the type of version and platform one has, how do I know mine?

epifanio67 used Ask the Experts™
Hello experts,

how do I know details about my platform/machine? if it is IA64, x86_32bit, x86_64, etc...
on windows?
on linux (commands)?
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Under Linux, you can use 'uname -a'.
It will show you a string containing the platform and verson of Linux you're using.
You can use it in a script too,  parsing the string to use just the OS data or the Hard data to whatever you need :)
In windows you can go to start run and type msinfo32.

You should see all the stats about your serve in the window that appears.
On linux you can type "uname -a"

Windows, you can download and run cpu-z


thx u experts...

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