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    System Type - 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) Windows 8

    System Type - 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) Windows 8
    How to Tell if You Have a 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) Windows 8 and 8.1
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    How to Tell if You Have a 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) Windows 8 and 8.1


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    This tutorial will show you how to tell if you have a 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) version of Windows 8 and 8.1 installed on your PC.



    Here's How:

    1. Do step 2, 3, or 4 below for how you would like to open the System window.

    2. Press the + Pause/Break keys, and go to step 5 or 6 below.

    3. Open the Control Panel (icons view), click/tap on System, and go to step 5 or 6 below.

    4. Open the Power User Tasks Menu, click/tap on System, and go to step 5 or 6 below. (see screenshot below)

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    5. If you have a 32-bit (x86) Windows 8 installed, you will see 32-bit to the right of System type. (see screenshot below)

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    6. If you have a 64-bit (x64) Windows 8 installed, you will see 64-bit to the right of System type. (see screenshot below)

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    That's it,
    Shawn


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    Method for geeks:

    Open Run by pressing +R, type msinfo32, then click OK.
    Look on the System Type, if it was 32-bit it will show x86-based PC, if it was 64-bit it will show x64-based PC.

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System Type - 32-bit (x86) or 64-bit (x64) Windows 8

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