Windows xp to 7 Tags: Configuration Computers Windows XP Windows 7 Last response: August 31, 2011 7:15 PM in Windows 7 Share passoutlaw3 August 31, 2011 6:17:13 PM Hello, can i install windows 64 bit on a 32 bit computer and then change settings so it runs 32 bit More about : windows | E-mail me updates | Report abuse Register or log in to remove DXRick August 31, 2011 6:29:50 PM No. You must install the 32-bit version to begin with. | Report abuse monkeysweat August 31, 2011 6:33:00 PM no,, must be 32 bit,, that is why they sell 2 different versions. | Report abuse Hawkeye22 Windows 7 Authority August 31, 2011 7:15:49 PM Also, if you plan on upgrading to win7 I recommend you run the upgrade advisor. | Report abuse Register or log in to remove Ask the community Publish Tom's Hardware>Forum>Windows 7>Windows xp to 7> Related ressources: Forum"Reboot and select Proper boot device" ForumDeleting Windows Backup and Moving it to new Drive? Forum[Solved] Realtek 8201bl phy para windows 7 ForumHow to fix gfxui error in windows xp ForumHow to set up Ibm viavoice PRO 9 to work with Windows 7 S.. ForumProblem with PHOTOWISE software moved from XP to Windows 7 ForumProblems moving WHISPER 32 from XP to Windows 7 ForumLooking for DVD/CD ROM drivers for windows 7 Home Premium ForumWindows 7 Home OEM new machine install Forum[Solved] "Missing Operating System Windows 7 Ultimate" More resources Read discussions in other Windows 7 categories Configuration Customization Drivers Security Laptops !