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Can you use/install windows 8 32-bit from a disk onto a laptop without an operating system already installed [on hold]

I am buying a new laptop and its more expensive to have it with an operating system already installed. But i have a windows 8 installation disc at home, so it would be better for me if i could install ...
0
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0answers
154 views

cannot finish kali linux install without cd or usb but i dont use either

I installed Kali Linux 1.0.7 ISO to my Windows 8.1 32-bit pc. I cant finish my installation because it keeps asking me for my cd even though I do not use a cd or usb stick. What do I do?
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4answers
642 views

Is it possible to migrate programs from 32 bit Windows to a new 64 bit Windows machine (both Windows 7)?

I've got a Windows 7 Pro 32 bit PC. Getting a new Windows 7 Home 64 bit. Is there anything I can use to transfer my programs (the ones that don't come in a 64 bit flavor) to the new PC? There is a ...
2
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1answer
460 views

Win 7 ultimate : Trying to install 64 bit version, it keeps giving me the 32 bit version

I've got a very strange problem here. I have a 64 bit version of windows 7 and I am installing it via a USB drive. However I keep getting a 32 bit installation instead. This is why I know it's a 64 ...
0
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0answers
525 views

Installing Steam on Ubuntu 12.04.2 64bit

So Steam is a 32 bit application, but after I install it on Ubuntu tells me I to type "steam" and "steamdeps" into the terminal to complete installation. But when I type either command, it says I am ...
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0answers
581 views

How can I force a hybrid 64/32bit application to install as a 32bit software in Windows 7?

Well the title says it all, when I install this application it installs in its 64 bit mode which is buggy for me, but the 32 bit mode worked perfectly on my previous computer, is there anyway to have ...
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9answers
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For a PC with 1GB RAM, should I install 32 Bit or 64 Bit Windows 7?

I would like to install Windows 7 Ultimate on a PC with 1GB of RAM. What's better for me? The 32 or 64-bit version?
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2answers
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It is possible to change windows7 64bit to 32 bit without re-install windows? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Windows 7 and Vista Activation FAQ: how do language, version, 64-bit or 32-bit, and source affect ability to install and transfer Windows licenses? It is possible to ...
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2answers
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Debian 6 installer 32Bit vs. 64Bit

I am a little confused about the Debian installer. I chose the i386 release of Debian 6, downloaded the ISO and installed in a Core2-Quad with 4Gb of RAM. That lead me to a System with a 64Bit Kernel ...
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3answers
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Is it ok to install both windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit on one machine?

Is it ok to install both windows 7 32-bit and 64-bit on one machine?I just want to see if 64 bit is really bad for a system with only 2Gb of ram.
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2answers
338 views

64 vs 32 Bit Performance on Medium Sized Computer [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there any benefit from installing Windows 7 64-bit when you have less than 4GB or RAM? I am getting ready to install Windows 7 on a laptop with 4GB of memory. I know ...
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3answers
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Can a Windows 7 DVD be used to install both 32-bit and 64-bit versions?

I have a Windows 7 Professional DVD, but it doesn't specify whether it is 32-bit or 64-bit. If it was a 32-bit DVD, can I use it to also install Windows on a 64-bit system, or do I need to get ...
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1answer
640 views

Windows 7 32-bit, Ergo Mouse installation issue: “The application has failed to start because its side-by-side configuration is incorrect.”

I have a fresh installation of Windows 7 32-bit (updated through the system and Windows Update) and I need to install an Ergo525 mouse. The mouse is working properly, is recognized by Windows 7 as ...