Need to run 32bit on 64bit windows 7 temporary Tags: Windows 7 Last response: April 2, 2011 6:55 AM in Windows 7 Share dman42 April 2, 2011 4:39:17 AM I have windows 7 ulitmate 64bit and I need to run a 32bit program for a short while. I thought that windows 7 would allow a 32bit program to run, but I can't seem to get it to work. What am I missing Thanks DM More about : run 32bit 64bit windows temporary Emerald a b $ Windows 7 April 2, 2011 5:23:33 AM were you able to install the program? have you tried to run it in XP SP2 Compatibility Mode? have you tried to install Virtual XP? you might be able to run it in the Virtual environment. m 0 l Rogue77777 April 2, 2011 5:25:13 AM It should run with no problems. If it's an older program, just install "Windows XP Mode" - It's free. Google it m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Get the answer skaz a b $ Windows 7 April 2, 2011 6:55:09 AM A 32 bit program should work in a 64 bit environment. 64 bit windows is not compatible with 16 bit applications though. What is the name of the app your trying to use? m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources SolvedIs it possible to run Windows XP 32-bit and Windows 7 64-bit on the same computer? Forum SolvedCan 64-bit Windows 7 run 32-bit programs? Forum How to run a 32bit specific software on 64bit Window 7 pro Forum which will make my computer run faster ? windows 7 ultimate 32bit or 64bit ? Forum Need to change Windows 7 from 32bit to 64bit Forum Do I need 64bit or 32bit windows 7 Forum SolvedI am using win7 32bit i want to install win8.1 64bit to my pc when i run the setup it shows some error saying that my pc versi Forum SolvedW7 Ultimate 64bit - Cobol Program (Can't run 32bit program) Forum SolvedUpgrading 32-bit Windows 7 to 64-bit Windows 7? Forum SolvedUpgrading Windows 7 professional 32-bit to 64-bit Forum Solvedwindows 7 32-bit to 64-bit Forum SolvedHelp moving from 32-bit windows 7 Home to 64-bit Windows 7 Pro Forum SolvedIs it possible to go Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit from Windows 7 Ultimate 32-bit? Forum SolvedCan I wipe my SSD now using Windows 7 Home 32-bit, to reformat to Windows 7 Pro 64-bit SP1 ? Is that the best thing to do to m Forum SolvedWindows 8, 64-bit, running IE version 9, 32-bit Forum Solvedinstall windows xp/7 32bit on windows8 64bit Forum SolvedCan I upgrade my HP Pavilion desktop from a 32-bit Windows Vista to a 64-bit Windows 7? Forum SolvedWill 32-bit Windows 7 work on a 64-bit system? Forum Windows 7 64-bit BSOD clean install but 32-bit works perfectly Forum SolvedHow to upgrade Windows 7 32-bit to Windows 7 64-bit? Forum More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !