Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: 32bit or 64 bit Frequently asked questions.

07 Apr 2010   #1
thefabe

Windows 7 ultimate 64 bit / XP Home sp3
 
 
32bit or 64 bit Frequently asked questions.

Microsoft article answers frequently asked questions about 32 or 64bit windows. This article may help those trying to decide which version to run. This would benefit mostly new users or your average computer user. Article provided from Microsoft. 32-bit and 64-bit Windows: Frequently asked questions


My System SpecsSystem Spec
.
07 Apr 2010   #2
Bare Foot Kid
Microsoft MVP

W 7 64-bit Ultimate
 
 

This is also an excellent article.

64-bit: More than just the RAM - Vista Forums
My System SpecsSystem Spec
07 Apr 2010   #3
CassieFWinTeam

Windows 7 Professional 64-bit
 
 

Quote   Quote: Originally Posted by thefabe View Post
Microsoft article answers frequently asked questions about 32 or 64bit windows. This article may help those trying to decide which version to run. This would benefit mostly new users or your average computer user. Article provided from Microsoft. 32-bit and 64-bit Windows: Frequently asked questions
It is really helpful for users who want to know the differences / benefits of 32-bit and 64-bit in order to choose what is best for them. Thanks for sharing with the community!

Cheers,
Cassandra
Microsoft Windows Outreach
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

07 Apr 2010   #4
CarlTR6

Windows 7 Ultimate 32 bit
 
 

Good links. Thank you both. I think when I build my new computer this summer I will stay with the 32 bit until I can afford to buy a new printer. I had trouble with the drivers for the 32 bit OS.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
Reply

 32bit or 64 bit Frequently asked questions.




Thread Tools




Similar help and support threads
Thread Forum
Asked to allow all content
Hi, Every time I go back to my home page, after surfing the web, I keep getting a notification panel at the bottom of the home page, "Show/Allow all Content" What's the risk. "Allow all Content". Why is this only appearing on my Home Page? btw I am in the UK and my ISP is PlusNet. Any/all...
Browsers & Mail
32bit programs randomly, and frequently crashing on x64
So I recently purchased a new ASUS laptop, and everything has been fine except for windows 7. In particular, 32 bit programs will inexplicably crash at random times, and when they do, they often all crash at the same time. For example, Steam, windows media player, uTorrent, and Firefox all crashed...
Software
Stupidest Tech Questions You've ever been asked
Ok, so chances are you're on this Site a lot. If you're like me, you're the house's free tech service for everything that has a switch, cord or wire. And we all know we've been asked some pretty stupid questions. So why not have a good laugh about it rather than strangle the person who did it? ...
Chillout Room
Quick Questions / Easy help asked
Okay, my situation: What I am asking: I am looking to upgrade or get windows 7. Will I run into any problems? What Windows 7 should I get? Is it worth it? 500GB of memory 6 GB ram corsair 750 watt power supply Currently running windows vista 64 pit premium Now I got a nice ATI Radeon...
General Discussion
not sure if asked yet
i am attempting to ascertain if there is a way to remove the "Common Tasks" (i believe it is called that) from windows. i am usually best friends with google, however, since i'm not aware of the element's proper name i have been unable to locate any relevant information. anyway, the element...
Customization
yes i have asked this before
Hi Hope everyone is well. ok this is more vista forum related. I tried using this log in and it wouldn't accept my name and log in. I don't wish to create a new account. Sorry ( vista will not be my issue soon) ok first point this is the final machine in a long running virus infection. I...
Installation & Setup


Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 22:50.
Twitter Facebook Google+ Seven Forums iOS App Seven Forums Android App