Operating System Specs Windows 7

Finding Your System Specifications

You can check your Windows 7 System Specifications by following these step-by-step instructions.

Step 1

Check System Specs Win7 1
Left-click the "Start" button in the bottom left-hand corner of the screen.

Step 2

Check System Specs Win7 2
Right-click "Computer" in the Start menu.

Step 3

Check System Specs Win7 3
Left-click "Properties" in the menu.

Step 4

Check System Specs Win7 4.5
You will see a window with your computer's system information.  Steps 5 through 7 will explain what you are seeing here.

Step 5

Check OS Version Windows 7 1
The first section you should be aware of is under the "Windows edition" header.  The red boxes in the above image indicate the key information.  The first box indicates the edition of Windows that you are running.  In this case, the computer is running Windows 7 Enterprise.  The second box indicates the Windows Service Pack you are running, which in this case, is Service Pack 1.

Step 6

Check OS Version Windows 7 2
In the section under the "System" header, you will see information for the processor, RAM, and system type.  The first red box in the above image indicates the processor information.  This includes the processor model and speed.  The second box indicates how much RAM is installed in the computer.  The third box indicates the system type.  The system type will either be 32-bit or 64-bit depending on the system type of your version of Windows.

Step 7

Check OS Version Windows 7 3
The last section you should be aware of is under the header, "Computer name, domain, and workgroup settings."  The first red box in the above image indicates a shorthand version of your computer's name.  The second box indicates the full name of your computer.  The third box indicates the domain or workgroup your computer is joined to.  In this case, the computer is on the domain, "nau.froot.nau.edu."

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