How to determine if your CPU supports hardware virtualization

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To determine if your CPU supports hardware virtualization:

  1. Go to
  2. Under CrystalCPUID, download the appropriate file (x86 or 64-bit).
  3. Go to your Downloads folder and extract the CrystalCPUID folder.
  4. Enter the CrystalCPUID folder and double-click the CrystalCPUID application.
  5. In the CrystalCPUID pop-up box, if AMD-V or VT are black, your CPU does support hardware virtualization. If AMD-V or VT are grayed out, your CPU does not support hardware virtualization.


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