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64-bit version of Chrome for Windows hits beta channel

64-bit version of Chrome for Windows hits beta, only works for Windows 7 or 8 and up (NASDAQ:GOOGL)

| Software News | Posted: Jul 31, 2014 12:07 pm

Fans of Chrome for Windows have something new to check out on the beta channel for the software. The 64-bit version of Chrome for Windows is finally available to download and try. As a beta product, you can expect there to be issues with the software right now.

 

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There are a couple caveats to the software as well; one of those caveats is that the 64-bit version only works with Windows 7 and Windows 8 or higher machines. You will also need a 64-bit version of those operating systems.

 

The 64-bit version of the software brings some improvements to the mix that provide better performance and fewer crashes. "To try it out, download the 64-bit installer from our Beta download pages. The new version replaces the existing version while preserving all your settings and bookmarks, so there's no need to uninstall a current installation of Chrome," Google wrote in a blog post.

NEWS SOURCES:Googlesystem.blogspot.com

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