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I installed 32bit version of windows 8 I need 64bit

  1. #1


    Posts : 4
    windows 8

    I installed 32bit version of windows 8 I need 64bit


    Do I have to uninstall or is there a fix. Help please

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  2. #2


    A Finnish ex-pat in Leipzig, Germany
    Posts : 1,452
    Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center


    Hello Gav, welcome to the Eight Forums.

    Simple answer: There's absolutely no way to upgrade from 32 bit Windows to 64 bit or otherwise change the Windows bit version. You must do a clean install using a 64 bit install media and reinstall all your software.

    Kari
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I installed 32bit version of windows 8 I need 64bit
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