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strange processor architecture enviroment variable

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  • on a pc with intel core 2 quad on Asus p5q-e, the vista utlimate 64 has the following strange enviromrnt variables:
    PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE=AMD64
    PROCESSOR_IDENTIFIER=Intel64 Family 6 Model 23 Stepping 10, GenuineIntel
    PROCESSOR_LEVEL=6
    PROCESSOR_REVISION=170a

    where does "PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE=AMD64" come from and what for?
    • Edited by fs - ab Sunday, August 23, 2009 5:08 AM
    Sunday, August 23, 2009 2:11 AM