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Word 2013 Requirements

Note: Office 2013 runs on 32-bit and 64-bit versions of Microsoft Windows operating systems. When you run Office 2013 32-bit on a 64-bit version of a Windows operating system, the program runs in the 32-bit layer of the Windows operating system. Here are supported Windows operating systems on which you can run Office 2013 32-bit and 64-bit programs.

Office 2013 32-bit products are supported on the following Windows operating systems:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)*
  • Windows 7 (32-bit or 64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)**
  • Windows 8 (32-bit or 64-bit)

Office 2013 64-bit products are only supported on the following Windows operating systems:

  • Windows Server 2008 R2 (64-bit)*
  • Windows 7 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2012 (64-bit)**
  • Windows 8 (64-bit)
  • Windows Server 2008 R2 is available only in 64-bit architecture
  • Windows Server 2012 is available only in 64-bit architecture
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