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FilledSmallSquare $MachineType is a string giving the general type of computer on which Mathematica is being run.

FilledSmallSquare $MachineType is intended to reflect general families of hardware rather than specific models.

FilledSmallSquare Typical values are "PC", "Macintosh", "Sun", "DEC" and "SGI".

FilledSmallSquare Computers with the same $MachineType may not be binary compatible.

FilledSmallSquare See Section 2.14.5.

FilledSmallSquare See also: $ProcessorType, $OperatingSystem, $System.

FilledSmallSquare New in Version 2.