How to check 32 or 64 bit

I need to install a new software, which has two variation 32-bit and 64-bit for operating system. Can someone give the steps for How to check 32 or 64 bit windows operating system that I am using.

Posted by Navdeep on 2014-12-16 09:36:03.0


Check 32 or 64 bit on Windows - 

On windows operating system, It's quite easy, as you can see in following screenshot.
Click on Start  ⇒ Right click on My Computer / Computer ⇒ Properties 
Steps to check 32 to 64 bit operation system

Posted by Navdeep on 2015-01-29 07:57:48.0


Check 32 or 64 bit on Linux - 

You can use uname -m command on terminal to check to 32 ot 64 bit on linux operating system. You will find result as per following screen-shot.

Steps to check 32 to 64 bit linux operation system

Remember - x86_64 stands for 64 bit operating system and x86 stands for 32 bit operating system.
 

Posted by Navdeep on 2015-01-29 08:09:10.0