Windows Vista 64-bit operating systemVersion is designed to be installed on computers with a 64-bit processor, for example, Athlon 64, Core i3, Core i5. This OS is not suitable for 32-bit processors.
How to install it?
You will need
- - a computer-
- - installation disk with Vista OS.
Make sure that your computer is suitable forInstall the Vista OS. Check if there is enough free space on the hard disk, if there is enough RAM on the computer, whether there are 64-bit versions of the drivers for the motherboard.
Download the latest drivers for all devicesYour computer. To place the driver is best in a separate folder on the disk partition, which will not be formatted when Vista 64 is installed. Next, back up all the necessary information.
Reboot the computer, insert into the driveThe installation disk with the OS, boot from it. To do this, make sure that the drive is the first in the list of devices to download. Then go through several pages of OS settings: select the disk and partition on which the OS will be installed.
Format the selected partition, not worth itInstall a new system on top of the old one. In the window that opens, enter the product key, overwrite it from your installation disc. Accept the terms of the license agreement. Select the type of installation "Full installation".
Choose the necessary system settings: Language, time zone settings. Add computer users. Wait for the installation. After rebooting the computer, remove the disk from the drive and boot already from the hard drive. The installation of Windows Vista may take about 25 minutes.
After the computer restarts, install the driverFor your devices. Restart the computer, right-click on the "My Computer" window, select "Properties", then select "Hardware" and "Device Manager", make sure there are no yellow exclamation marks near all the items.
To complete the installation of the operating systemWindows Vista 64, install updates for it. To do this, go to the main menu, select All Programs, click Windows Update, select Check for Updates. After they are installed, restart the computer. After that, the Vista 64 installation is complete.