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Install 32 bit or 64 bit version of Windows?

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Feb 15, 2013 2:30 PM

I plan to install Windows using Parallels. I have a MacBook Pro i5 Intel processor. I haven't purchased Windows yet and noticed it comes in 32 bit and 64 bit versions. I tried reading up on the difference and I sort of understand what they are saying, but wanted to know which one is more compatible with a Mac? My computer is about a year and a half old. I probably will use it mostly to play games that are PC only, and also to test out the websites I develop to see how they look in a Windows environment on IE. Would appreciate any suggestions.

MacBook Pro (13-inch Early 2011), Mac OS X (10.6.8)


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