How to Install Win7 64bit on Win7 32bit using Custom install,No Format

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    Windows 7 Ultimate x64

    How to Install Win7 64bit on Win7 32bit using Custom install,No Format

    I want to install windows 7 ultimate 64bit on a other parition as dual dual boot or reinstall. I have a very important file about 237gb in my 2 tb hard disk. I dont have a another pc or hard disk. I have backed up my files in the created partion in my pc. I want to go from win 7 32 bit to work with 64 bit apps. Pls help. I dont want to delete data. I have 5 part in hard disk.Local Disk, Data Volume(Precious), Songs Volume, Backup volume. Unused New volume(100gb). How to install win 7 64bit volume. Help. Pls
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    7 X64

    Install the 64 bit to your new volume 100 gb . You need to be careful to point the instakller at the new volume 100gb.

    Instructions are here: Clean Install Windows 7
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    Also, you can not have more then 4 Primary partitions if you are using a MBR partition style. Be careful of what you do and pay attention to any warning messages.
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    7 homepremium, 64 bit

    I recently did just that, with help from 'the boys'. I have seen some parts of my system still say 32bit, others say 64bit. Dont know if it hurts or not, just that it does.
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    Windows 10 Pro x64

    You will see that on a 64 bit install, it`s normal.
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