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Installing 64 bit over 32 bit WIndows 7

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Pretty much I have a system with 32 bit Windows 7 Ultimate, wondering if I can just use the upgrade option when I boot from disk to install 64 bit over my current os without loosing any of my programs and data etc. Possible?..

Thanks!
 

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it be best to start fresh to avoid any driver issues
 
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#4
Fresh Start is the way.
 
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Naw :( , guess I'll have to reformat sometime soon on this machine!
 

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#6
Get all your 64 bit drivers first, Motherboard from Maker or AMD/Intel/Broadcom/Realtek

Video card driver

Sound card Driver

Format and completely wipe your OS drive.

Install Windows then install your Lan driver only.

Update windows excluding drivers

Install Drivers.

Install Programs...