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  • Just downloaded and installed Win 2008 64 bit on to a new IBM machine.   I double checked and it is trhe 64 bit install.  I had to use the 32 bit to activate the install, and the Server manager only displays  Windows 2008 Standard.  How do I tell if it is the 64 bit install ?
    Thursday, October 2, 2008 7:01 PM

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    Hi,

     

    To check the system type, please click Start, right-click Computer and click Properties. It will show “32bit Operating System” or “64bit Operating System” on the system type line.

     

    You can only use a 32bit key to activate a 32bit system.

     

    Tim Quan - MSFT

     

    Friday, October 3, 2008 6:18 AM