CD workshop manual in 32bit how can I run it on a 64bit computer?

  Migwell 13 Aug 11
Locked

I have the workshop manual for my car on a CD, but it is based on a 32bit system. Both my computers are based on 64bit windows 7. I am told that it will work on win 7

  lotvic 13 Aug 11

Most do, a few don't. Only way is to attempt to install it.

http://windows.microsoft.com/en-US/windows7/32-bit-and-64-bit-Windows-frequently-asked-questions

*"Can I run 32-bit programs on a 64-bit computer?
Most programs designed for the 32-bit version of Windows will work on the 64-bit version of Windows. Notable exceptions are many antivirus programs."*

  lotvic 13 Aug 11

Also read this thread http://www.pcadvisor.co.uk/forums/28/windows-7/4067205/32-bit-software-on-win-7/ which gives some more info/details

Advertisement

This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.

Should I upgrade to Windows 10? 8 reasons why you should upgrade to Windows 10... and 2 why you…

We are being sold the ability to spend money we don't have. And we love it

Wacom Cintiq 27QHD review

How to use Apple Music in the UK: Complete guide to Apple Music's features

We use cookies to provide you with a better experience. If you continue to use this site, we'll assume you're happy with this. Alternatively, click here to find out how to manage these cookies

hide cookie message