Intel® Processors that Support Windows 8* and Windows 8.1*





All 1 gigahertz (GHz) or faster Intel® Processors with Execute Disable Bit support Microsoft Windows 8* and Microsoft Windows 8.1*.

To check if your processor enables the Execute Disable Bit, follow these steps:

  1. Go to Intel Product Information.
  2. Enter the processor number in the search box. To get the number of the processors, refer to how to identify my Intel® processors.
  3. In the product page of the processor, go to Security and Reliability section.
  4. Look for the Execute Disable Bit field.

    Security and Reliability

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