you need
  • - computer;
  • - disk Windows.
Guide
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You can use the standard tools of the same OS.Any self-respecting manufacturer of the product tries to specify the most relevant data.Check the version of the operating system in several ways.If you have access to a computer with this operating system, use the standard methods of the system.To do this, go to the "Start" menu.Then click the right mouse button in an empty window.Pops up a context menu where you select "Properties".
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It displays all the information about the installed hardware, operating system version, and complete information about the drivers, and more.In general we can say that with the help of this tab you will always be up to date with all the important information about Windows.In the
"General" tab will be written by all the information that interests you.Typically, manufacturers indicate there version of the operating system, system type, the requirements for activation, the year of issue.
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You can also view information on the disk.Suppose you bought a new installation disk with the operating system and the need to know the version of Windows.As a rule, disk and box him will be written something like Windows Seven service pack 1. This is version of the operating system.It can also be written by Windows XP pack 3. These are two similar operating systems, which are produced popular by Microsoft.Also worth noting is that in the near future is expected the new version operating system Windows 8.
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In the future you will understand the OS version at first glance in the system or on the disk.It seems that it is difficult at first, but it is not.As practice shows, people are trained to work quickly on a computer, so try as much as possible to work on the computer on their own, without any help, in the future these problems will seem easy situation.