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question FAQ ID # 174
32-bit or 64-bit
Last Update : 2014/06/11

Question / Issue
How can I tell if my computer is running a 32-bit or a 64-bit version of Windows?

Answer / Solution

To find out if your computer is running a 32-bit or 64-bit version of Windows 7:

  1. Open System by clicking the Start button and right-click Computer, and then select Properties.
  2. Under System, you can view the system type.

For Windows 8 and 8.1:

  1. Open Control Panels > System and Security >System
  2. Under System, you can view the system type

 



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