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Old 10-10-2008, 11:00 PM   #1
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I have vista ultimate and about a month ago i had to reinstall it and i tried to reinstall the 64 bit version but i think the disk was damaged so installed the 32 bit version, is there a way to make it switch to 64 bit without reinstalling it?
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Old 10-10-2008, 11:02 PM   #2
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Is this a legal version of Windows?
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See if you can get a hold of a 64-bit disk and use your CD key.
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Old 10-10-2008, 11:03 PM   #4
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yeah it is legal, i bought the disks for almost 400 bucks
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See if you can get a hold of a 64-bit disk and use your CD key.
thats basically what you'll need to do.

now you can try calling Microsoft and see if they'll send you a new disk??
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Old 10-11-2008, 01:00 AM   #6
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You can not convert 32bit to 64bit, you'll need to reinstall. Does your cpu support EMT64?

If the disk is truely damaged contact Microsoft for a replacement.

@lukasz, I'm sure your post wasn't there when I started to reply but the time stamp says it was, weird. lol
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@lukasz, I'm sure your post wasn't there when I started to reply but the time stamp says it was, weird. lol
LOL...abit odd
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Old 10-11-2008, 03:03 AM   #8
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i was hoping not to have to call them cause it will cost 60 bucks.
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60 bucks for a cd replacement?!?! jeesh no wonder hes so damn rich
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Old 10-11-2008, 03:24 AM   #10
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I would just buy another copy so I could have both keys if I had to do that.

Could you download a Vista 64 torrent and just use your existing CD-key and have it be legal?
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