How to know, is my computer 32bit or 64bit operating system?

September 21, 2015

How do I check, is my windows 32bit or 64bit?: Here in this article, we’ll explain you how you can know your operating system’s bits running on your computer. This instruction is for all windows operating system windows 10, 8.1, 8, 7, vista xp and server. Know, is my computer 32bit or 64bit operating system?.

First of all we would like tell you that 32bit is also known as (x86) and 64bit simply known as (x64)

  • (x86) = 32bit
  • (x64) = 64bit

Here, we gave you the instruction below, for all operating systems to know your system type, is 32bit or 64bit. All the methods we have given below, follow one of them according to your operating system.


Follow the following instructions according to your operating system.

Windows xp, vista, 7

Know, is my Windows 7, vista, xp 32bit or 64bit?

Step1: Click on “start button” and right-click on computer or Mycomputer, and then click on “properties

Step2: After click on properties you’ll get a window which have listed all the system info, go to “system type” and check it’s value there. It would be either 32 bit or 64 bit. So it is your system type of your operating system.

Step by step guide to know system type 32bit or 64bit

Step by step guide to know system type 32bit or 64bit


Windows 8

Is my Windows 8 32bit or 64bit?

Step1: Right-click on “start screen” and you will get a menu, left-click on “system”

Step2: After click on system you’ll get a window which have listed all the system info, go to “system type” and check it’s value there. It would be either 32 bit or 64 bit. So it is your system type of your operating system.


Windows 8.1

Is my Windows 8.1 32bit or 64bit?

Step1: Right-click on “start button” and you will get a menu, left-click on “system”

Step2: After click on system you’ll get a window which have listed all the system info, go to “system type” and check it’s value there. It would be either 32 bit or 64 bit. So it is your system type of your operating system.


Windows 10

Is my Windows 10 32bit or 64bit?

Step1: Right-click on “start button” and you will get a menu, left-click on “system”

Step2: After click on system you’ll get a window which have listed all the system info, go to “system type” and check it’s value there. It would be either 32 bit or 64 bit. So it is your system type of your operating system.