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Windows 7: Running Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit simultaneously

30 Jun 2014   #1
rosieo

windows professional 64 bit
 
 
Running Windows 7 32 bit and 64 bit simultaneously

Hello,

I am trying to find a way to run a 32 bit program on my Windows 7 64 bit computer. I am told by the program manufacturer that it is not able to run in a 64 bit environment. Is there a way to have 2 operating systems running at the same time so this one program can run in 32 bit?

Thank you


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30 Jun 2014   #2
Tews

64-bit Windows 8.1 Pro
 
 

Why not run windows x32 bit in a virtual machine ..

Windows Virtual PC - Create Virtual Machine
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30 Jun 2014   #3
jivex5k

Windows 7 64 and 32 Embedded
 
 

Did you try the program? IIRC Windows 7 64 will run 32bit applications with no issue. Kind of like how Windows XP could run 16bit applications.
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30 Jun 2014   #4
AddRAM

Windows 7 Pro x64 Windows 10 Pro x64
 
 

Yes, just install it, it should run no problem
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