Upgrade to Windows 8 Pro 64 bit from Win XP 64 bit

  fiatlux 13:51 PM 21 Dec 12


I have WinXP Pro 64 bit currently installed on a machine - if I use the "Windows 8 Upgrade Advisor" on their retail site will I download the 64 bit version?

Kind Regards Adrian

  fiatlux 14:22 PM 21 Dec 12

Dr Yes,

Thanks for the quick reply, I thought that would be case, but didn't want a bun fight Microsoft if it didn't. The article was informative - but I found it was a little vague around WinXP 64 bit.

Kind Regards Adrian

  rdave13 18:27 PM 22 Dec 12
  rdave13 22:07 PM 22 Dec 12

Odd, as the upgrade assistant looks to the hardware regardless of the OS.


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