Why winsock32 API performance improve on 64 bit platform RRS feed

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  • Hi All,

    I  am using winsock32 API  in my application. When  I used it in my 64 bit application, its performace get improved. i.e less time required to execute winsock32 API as compared to 32 bit application. I would like to know the factors which are responsible for improving winsock32 API performance in 64 bit application. Why network comminication is fast in 64 bit?

    Thanks in advance

    Atul M.



    • Edited by Atul23 Thursday, September 15, 2011 5:25 AM
    • Moved by Rob Pan Friday, September 16, 2011 6:37 AM (From:Visual C++ General)
    Thursday, September 15, 2011 5:24 AM

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  • Hi,


    According to your description, it seems that your thread is about WinSock. So I will move it to the correct forum for better support. Thanks for your understanding.


    Best Regards,


    Rob Pan [MSFT]
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    Friday, September 16, 2011 6:37 AM