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If you are using windows xp 32 bit,install/upgrade your o.s.to wndows xp 64bit

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SOURCE: IE 32-bit browser need to run on my 64-bit browser

The Internet Explorer shortcut in the Quick Launch toolbar and in the Start menu of Vista x64 will run the 32-bit version of Internet Explorer by default. Why run the 32-bit version if IE on the 64-bit version of Vista?
There are actually two shortcuts for Internet Explorer in the "All Programs" menu. Why two and what's the difference?
Here's the title of each and the exe's they run:
Internet Explorer
"C:\Program Files (x86)\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe"
Internet Explorer (64-bit)
"C:\Program Files\Internet Explorer\iexplore.exe"
The first one runs IE from the "Program Files (x86)" folder, this is the 32-bit version. The second one is the 64-bit version.

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http://pietschsoft.com/post/2006/12/03/Vista-Experience-Update-Windows-Vista-x64-runs-32-bit-Internet-Explorer-by-Default.aspx

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SOURCE: 32 bit IE won't connect to internet in Vista 64 bit.

32 bit programs, last I checked, won't work in a 64 bit operating system, just as 64 bit won't work in 32 bit operating systems.

If 32 bit programs will work in a 64 bit OS, they probably won't work properly.

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