64bit or 32 bit

  Ozy 11:54 AM 23 Oct 09

recieved my windows 7 from comet,
it contains 2 discs,a 32bit and a 64 bit,
2discs, but only one key number.
if i install 64bit, but find my games, or other apps will not work,if i remove the 64bit, and install the 32bit, will i be able to activate it with the same key

  bremner 12:39 PM 23 Oct 09


Yes you can activate the 32 bit after you install the 64 bit, but only if you DON'T activate 64 bit first.

If you're not sure, then install 64-bit (but DO NOT activate it) and check your games and apps. If they don't work, then wipe and install 32- bit, and you can then activate your key.
If you activate your 64-bit installation however, you wont be able to re-install 32-bit and activate that instead.


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