Can I download Win 7 64-bit?

By Dribbz
Mar 3, 2013
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  1. Hi, I have an OEM copy of windows 7 but its 32-bit. I was wondering if their was anywhere I could download the 64 bit version and then use the product key supplied with my 32 bit disk to activate it and install? Thanks
  2. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,558   +2,900

  3. Dat1Gamer

    Dat1Gamer TS Booster Posts: 112

    Im geting it for my gaming PC im building in aug
  4. St1ckM4n

    St1ckM4n TS Evangelist Posts: 2,920   +627

    Try it and see. I don't think it will work though, as I believe Win8 begun x64/x86 combo-keys..
  5. cliffordcooley

    cliffordcooley TS Guardian Fighter Posts: 8,558   +2,900

    I actually don't think any Windows OS (with the exception of maybe XP) is bit specific. The only thing that really matters is the licensed edition that was purchased
  6. hellokitty[hk]

    hellokitty[hk] Hello, nice to meet you! Posts: 3,435   +145

    I'm pretty sure windows 7 is not bit specific. And yes you can find the 64bit download.
  7. misor

    misor TS Evangelist Posts: 1,163   +197

    Yes, I agree with hellokitty[hk] and cliffordcooley.
    at windows 7 launch many years ago, I bought one windows 7 home premium family pack (3-pc license), there is only 1 license printed but two dvds are present, one 32-bit and one 64-bit.

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