Start Updating vista 32 to 64

Updating vista 32 to 64

In other words, the user wants to if it’s possible to upgrade from x86 flavor of Windows 7/8.1 to x64 flavor of Windows 10. One can’t perform an in-place or direct upgrade from 32-bit Windows 7/Windows 8.1 to 64-bit Windows 10.

We have already let you know that it’s possible to upgrade to Windows 10 without losing data and keeping most of installed programs.

Once upgrading your Windows 7/8.1 installation (x86) to Windows 10 (x86) and activating the copy, download the 64-bit Windows 10 ISO from Microsoft using the Windows 10 Media Creation Tool, create a bootable USB out of it and then install the 64-bit Windows 10.

You don’t need to input a serial key during the installation, as your Windows 10 copy will automatically activated after completing the installation.

"From the Vista ask the experts session Matt and I did this morning we had a question about upgrading from 32 bit XP running on 64bit hardware and the ability to upgrade the OS to 64bit Vista Business.