What vista version should I download?

Discussion in 'Windows Desktop Systems' started by Doom, Apr 1, 2006.

  1. Doom

    Doom OSNN Senior Addict

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    I have just been put on the beta program. I'm not sure what version I should download and install though. Build 5342 (x86) or build 5342 (x64). Can anyone help. My laptop spec is in my sig.

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    LordOfLA Godlike!

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  3. Khayman

    Khayman I'm sorry Hal... Political User Folding Team

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    simple and to the point, i like it
     
  4. kcnychief

    kcnychief █▄█ ▀█▄ █ Political User Folding Team

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    Just to shed a little more light on the situation, x86 is for the 32-bit platform of Vista, while x64 is for the 64-bit platform of Vista. The above posts are correct in telling you to download x86, as you would need a 64-bit compatible processor to utilize the x64 version :)