Do you need to format your hard drive to go from Windows Vista 32bit to Windows 7 64bit?

by on April 22, 2013

Q: Do you have to format your hard drive to go to Windows 7 (64 bit) from Windows vista 32 bit?


One Response to “Do you need to format your hard drive to go from Windows Vista 32bit to Windows 7 64bit?”
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    Doogie,
    Yes you do need to format your hard drive to go from a 32 bit windows to a 64 bit. The file systems are a different and to install that it will require a clean install of windows.

    -J