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Is WIN 8 64bit have both 32/64 bit

by DChrisL / November 29, 2012 12:44 AM PST
I have some programs that are 32 bit
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You're going to get this question a lot here.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 29, 2012 12:59 AM PST

As there is also a Windows 8 RT for the tablet you'll be getting asked which one you are asking about.

Windows 8 RT solves all this but not allowing us to install apps we own today except through the MSFT Store. In theory you'll get the right version.
Bob

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Should be fine.
by R. Proffitt Forum moderator / November 29, 2012 12:46 AM PST

There are exceptions such as old 32 bit firewalls, antivirus and such but for now, you can write your apps in 32 or 64 bit form.

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Your programs should be fine
by orlbuckeye / November 29, 2012 3:54 AM PST

a 64 bit OS will run 32 bit apps (Most of them that is) but a 32 bit OS won't run any 64 bit applications.

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