32bit or 64 bit Tags: Hewlett Packard Laptops Product Last response: January 5, 2013 9:51 AM in Laptops & Notebooks Share aliyarn January 5, 2013 9:40:21 AM i have just purchased hp envy and before openning i read in tiny print that i needed to purchase 64bit os and software is this necessary on windows 8 and if so how do i do this More about : 32bit bit abbadon_34 January 5, 2013 9:43:28 AM Win8, who knows. Win7, use what you want, but these days 64 is preferred unless you have specific compatibility or 16 bit needs and refuse to dual boot m 0 l manofchalk a b D Laptop January 5, 2013 9:51:49 AM Unless you have a specific reason to use 32bit, you will want to use a 64bit OS. Heres Windows 8 64bit. Its an OEM copy, so the product key is only valid after its first use if its used again on the same laptop. http://www.newegg.com/Product/Product.aspx?Item=N82E168... m 0 l Can't find your answer ? Ask ! Publish Related resources Solved32-bit to 64-bit OS Forum SolvedHow to determine whether my OS is 32-bit or 64-bit Forum Solvedhow to convert 32bit to 64bit windows 8.1 Forum SolvedIs it possible to run Windows XP 32-bit and Windows 7 64-bit on the same computer? Forum SolvedInstalled Windows 64bit over a version of 32bit Forum SolvedNeed help installing win7 64 bit in win7 32bit and replacing it. Forum SolvedBattlefield 4 32bit vs 64bit Forum SolvedWin 7 32bit or 64bit? Forum SolvedUpgrading from 32bit Win8 to 64bit. Anyway to keep my documents? Forum SolvedWould it be a 32-bit or 64-bit motherboard ? Forum SolvedCan't load HP setup disc for 32bit hp printer on 64bit HP note book, any ideas please Forum SolvedKeeping old files and programs upgrading from 32-bit Win 7 to 64-bit Win 8.1 Forum SolvedUpgrading 32-bit Windows 7 to 64-bit Windows 7? Forum Solved32bit or 64bit build. Need info Please 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 Solved32bit to 64bit? Forum Solvedinstall windows 8.1 32bit or 64bit Forum Solvedhow to upgrade ssd win7 32bit to win 7 64bit Forum Solved32-bit or 64-bit... help needed Forum Solvednow can some one tell me how big of a hard drive..widows 7 16 GB available hard disk space (32-bit) or 20 GB (64-bit) Forum More resources Read discussions in other Laptops & Notebooks categories Battery Acer Asus Dell Hewlett Packard iPad Toshiba Vaio !