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How To Use CanYouRunIt For Your Computer? Can I Run That Game On My Computer?

Just imagine, you purchase the video game which you really liked and wanted to buy badly. But after installing it on your system or during the installation process you realized that you cannot run it on your computer? Such a horrible thing isn’t it. Heartbreaking!

Well, it happened with one of my friends, he bought Grand Theft Auto as he liked the game very much. He installed the game on his PC, unfortunately, the game didn’t run. It was such the worst experience for him. I hope it does not happen with anyone, not you especially. But what can you do to check whether a particular game will run on your system or not?

Well, you have two options. Either you can do a long research on the internet to find if the game you want to buy for your PC will run on it or not or you can take help of the services which can help you to find out if a game will run on your computer or not. Yup, there are many such sites which can evaluate this thing. And today, I’m going to explain about one of these sites namely Can You Run It. So, let’s us know what is Can you run it and how can you know if a particular game will run on your PC or not using CanYouRunIt.

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What Is Can You Run It?

Can your run it is an online service powered by System Requirements Lab. This website enables you to check if some particular game you want to download or purchase can be run on your machine or not. It finds out whether your computer is capable enough to play that particular game or not. CanYouRunIt scans and checks all your system’s configuration and matches with the requirements of the game.

Can You run it is quite helpful as if you really want to download some game which you liked so much but if it doesn’t work or run on your system when you install and play it then it’s all waste of money and time too. So, it is always wise to check if your computer fits the system requirements of the game using Can You run it free service.

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So, Can you run it is a better choice rather than searching over the internet, finding the system requirements and then checking your system’s configuration for the same and all these things make it quite tedious and time-consuming process and that’s is why we have Can you run it service available over the internet.

But, is this online service is reliable? Can we trust the results of Can I run it? Does it provide true results? We will be discussing these things later in this article.

First, let me tell you how can you use Can I Run It for your computer.

How to use Can You Run It for your computer?

Using Can You Run It for your computer is a quite easy. You don’t need any extra knowledge. Only a few simple steps and you get the result. Below are the steps to use Can I Run It for your computer to check whether the game you want to purchase or download can run on your computer or not. Let’s get started.

I. Head To The Website

The very first thing you need to do is to head to the Website of Can I Run It. Well, the website’s name is not Can I Run It but you can search Can I Run It on Google and open the first link. Or you can simply visit Can I Run It official website from this URL – https://www.systemrequirementslab.com/cyriSo, head to the site and proceed further.

II. Enter The Game

Now the main game starts. On the home page of the website, you will see a box with title Can Yout Run It On your computer. First, you will have to type the name of the game whose compatibility with your computer you wish to test. So, enter the name of the game and then click on a big blue button namely Can You Run It. It will start the process to check if that particular game can run on your system.

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For instance, here I entered Dota 2 and as you can see, it all provides auto suggestions of all related searches. You need to choose the one which you want to check, so I chose Dota 2 and clicked on the button.

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III. Download Application

Now, it asks you to download and run a detector which will scan your computer for getting the system configurations. You simply click on “Run It Now” link to start downloading the detector. It is a small program. Also, you don’t need to run it everytime you want to check for the particular game whether it can run on your system or not. Only the first time you need to download and run it and afterward, it will automatically scan your system.

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Also, you don’t have to worry about your data as it doesn’t read or steal any data present on your system.

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It will show the following screen after the tool has done hardware detection.

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IV. Get The Results

After the scanning process is done, it will automatically redirect you to the results. As I searched for Dota2 whether it would run on my computer or not, unfortunately, it showed that the game can’t be played on my computer as my computer doesn’t fulfill the system requirements for the same.

The great thing is that it provides you each and every detail about all the requirements and which requirements you computer fit for or not.

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If your system is low on the game’s requirements then it will also suggest some upgrades that you can opt for.

It also provides you the links to upgrade the hardware of your system to fulfill the requirements to run that game on your system.

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Is Can You Run It Reliable?

So, it was all about Can I Run It. But does it really work? Does it always show the correct result? Is CanYouRunIt trustworthy? Well, the website provides you the results by comparing the system requirements only and nothing else. But it also depends on the optimization of the game that makes it compatible with a machine. So deciding whether a game will run on your system by using Can You Run It service is not totally reliable.

There are many complaints from the users for Can I Run It that it doesn’t give you are correct results. Many times it showed people that a particular game can’t be played on their system but when they installed the game, it ran smoothly without any hanging or other problem.

Also, instead of upgrading your hardware you might also try optimizing your PC for gaming. Optimizing really helps a lot. It will make your hardware more efficient to play games. Got other tips? Please share them with us in comments.

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Shivani Srivastava

Shivani shrivastava is an active tech blogger. She has graduated from Delhi University. She has contributed a number of great and informative articles to the internet. Apart from blogging she loves music, games, puzzles and reading. Share your views with Shivani in the comments.

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