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windows 8 32-bit to 64bit

  1. #1


    usa
    Posts : 37
    windows 8 32 bits

    windows 8 32-bit to 64bit


    hello i have got windows 8 32 bit and i want to convert it to windows 64 bit how can i? i dont wanna get it to a shop it's too expensive to convert it so any idea?

    this is the link for specs of the computer

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  2. #2


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    Hello Jack,

    Since your Intel Core 2 Quad Q6600 CPU supports 64-bit, you could download an ISO file using OPTION ONE below.

    Windows 8 and Windows 8.1 ISO - Download or Create

    Next, create a bootable UEFI USB flash drive with the ISO file.

    UEFI Bootable USB Flash Drive - Create in Windows

    Afterwards, you can do a clean install of the 64-bit Windows 8.1 with the USB.

    UEFI (Unified Extensible Firmware Interface) - Install Windows 8 with

    However, since you only have 3 GB of RAM, you may be better off sticking with 32-bit Windows 8.1.
      My System SpecsSystem Spec

  3. #3


    usa
    Posts : 37
    windows 8 32 bits


    okay im gonna try this thanks brink
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  4. #4


    Posts : 22,581
    64-bit Windows 10


    You're most welcome.
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