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Windows 7 64-bit or Windows 7 32-bit
By  Super Admin  | Published  12/15/2009 | General Articles | Unrated
Windows 7 64-bit or Windows 7 32-bit

If you are planning to install Windows 7 on your current computer, 32-bit is recommend because of drivers and software compatibility issues.

If you are buying a new computer, select 64-bit. If you are assembling a new computer, make sure all hardware you purchase have 64-bit drivers.

32-bit software and drivers will not work in 64-bit.
64-bit software and drivers will not work in 32-bit.

Even your printer, scanner and mobile will stop working in your 64-bit computer if they do not have 64-bit drivers.

Its impossible to find 64-bit drivers for old hardware.

It is recommend to switch to 64-bit when you are buying a new computer. Starting late 2009 and from 2010, 99.99% of software and hardware will support 64-bit.

Note: Retail versions of Windows 7 will include both 32-bit and 64-bit discs.

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  • Comment #1 (Posted by an unknown user)
    I rated it less because it is less truthfull, In 64 bit system you able to install any 32 bit software that is true only there is driver and os related some problem.
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