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Ultimate 32 bit key on 64 bit?

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I have a ultimate 32 bit key given by a friend who had an extra one. Will it work with a 64 bit version of ultimate or do i have to go out and buy the 64 bit version?
    
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Yes, it will work.
    
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If you have the 32bit key then you should be able to upgrade at a low price to the 64bit version
    
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It will work if it'd s retail key. a OEM key for 32 wont work.
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Do you have the 64bit version already or planning to upgrade the 32 bit

Just in case you going to upgrade to 64bit. I upgraded my vista 32 to 64bit. You will have to use the same key.

http://www.microsoft.com/windowsvist...a/default.mspx
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doesn't ultimate carry both the 32 and 64-bit versions?
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Quote:
Originally Posted by DigitalBear View Post
It will work if it'd s retail key. a OEM key for 32 wont work.
Some OEM keys do, actually. Others don't.

But a 32bit Retail key will always work. As long as the key isn't already being used.

Don't forget you need the 64bit installation disk; you can buy one from Microsoft for $15.
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