The 64-bit versions of Office 2010 and 2013 do indeed have a potentially important benefit: they allow users to work with extremely large Excel spreadsheets and Project databases. Although the list of reasons for the 32-bit recommendation might be long, they however practically all relate to legacy applications. This was required because those with 64-bit office 2016 installed already, the configuration manager wanted to install 32-bit office over top. In other words, I do not intend to utilize large Office data files in which the 64-bit versions of Office are more suitable for that purpose. Benefits of using the 64-bit version of Office In general, the main benefit of using the 64-bit version of Office, is that it can use access memory when needed.
Or you may have another reason. For example Outlook plus Word or Excel. So… Should I use the 64-bit version or not? Similarly, when you are working with large Word documents or PowerPoint presentations that are very rich with multimedia pictures, videos, complex animations, etc… or large tables or other embedded objects, the 64-bit version can be of help. Some of our health care apps are not compatible with 64-bit versions of office. Word, Project 2016, PowerPoint, Visio, outlook, OneNote and Excel are the components of the package. It's not perfect but my plan is to create two groups for each department. ~CrankyHydra134 i started out subscribing and paying every month, but one of my school mates pointed out that the school offers a free license.
These limitations of the 64-bit version of Office may cause unpredictable issues for many users, especially those in business environments. They have to be made aware that they can also expect a 64-bit version of Office and of course be compatible with it. Selecting the correct version for these files will ensure they work properly within Microsoft Office. And my next question is, is the 64-bit Office much faster in performance compared to the 32-bit Office? If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. In the of 64-bit versions of Windows, software compatibility issues caused headaches for all but the most experienced users.
If you want to install 32-bit Office instead, please run the 32-bit setup. I have deployed this application to a group of computers as a test. Should I just give up and manually choose who gets 32-bit and who gets 64-bit Office 2016 with two different deployments? When you create a collection, you must specify a limiting collection. The functionality within Outlook is the same and there is also no noticeable performance increase by using the 64-bit edition. You could try to use the limiting collection. It is not uncommon for sysadmins and even users to run 32-bit Office within a 64-bit Windows environment.
Office 2016 Professional Plus Important Details: Before download, consider going through the operating system and other details for once. The need for a 64-bit application is rare other than for some specific use-cases with heavy memory requirements. That all changed with Windows 7. Some of this is caused by the fact that certain components also still install the 32-bit version next to their 64-bit version counterpart for compatibility reasons. It is not allowed for Visio installation. Built-in emulation for 32-bit software in a 64-bit environment and widespread driver support made the 64-bit version of Windows a seamless experience for most users. For Office 2019, the default for new installations has now been set to 64-bit and Office 365 will follow soon.
So, my compliance rating is almost nil. As mentioned before; Pretty much all supported add-ins and applications are fully compatible with the 64-bit version of Office and Outlook. It is best to check with the vendor or developer whether the add-in or app is actually still supported and if not, it is probably best to look for a 64-bit alternative either way. But my college offers a free license to Office ProPlus 2016 for the duration of my being a student. Microsoft office 2016 Pro is equipped with all conventional and advanced specifications and designed for ultimate user experience. But the problem is, the school's download is a 32 bit. After installation has done, your task bar can be seen with some beautiful office 16 application.
To install the 32-bit version, you need to locate the Setup32. The 64-bit version of Office may be better suited to handle Word documents with large tables, graphics, or other objects. Identify 32-Bit or 64-Bit in Office and PowerPoint 2016 for Windows Find out whether your 32-Bit or 64-Bit in Office and PowerPoint 2016 for Windows. It was a fresh Windows 10 installation with 64-bit Office 2016. Even iCloud and iTunes offer 64-bit support for over 5 years now. Most of them are abandonware by now. He directed us to a which says that 64-bit Excel was the same or even slower than the 32-bit version.
Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they help. I had this same question back in 2009 when I bought Office 2007 and was going to install it on Win 7 x64. ~CrankyHydra134 Hi Sadly Click To Run and using your school licence wont work as different products sounds strange but Retail is different to Academic as in licence codes, can try it , its geared for Retail, but what I would suggest is compare what your version and from subscribing per month you have Office 365? For an add-in to work with the 64-bit version of Office, it needs to be recompiled by the developer specifically for the 64-bit version of Office. But I ran into a problem with a 64-bit computer with 32-bit Office 2013 installed, it wouldn't upgrade because the Bitness Key existed but it was x86. Last modified: October 24, 2018.
The fact that the difference is very noticeable with very large sheets, but not noticeable with small sheets, I think suggests that the difference is probably caused by something else. The file size limitation in Outlook is determined by whether you are using an formatted pst-file. As of the release of Office 2019, Microsoft is now recommending to install the 64-bit version of Office unless you have a specific need which still requires the 32-bit version. To ensure compatibility with 64-bit Excel, I had to remove it and roll my own progress bar control. I have an issue with Microsoft Office on my Dell Inspiron 15. If you're not sure which bit version you may have already installed, see. A collection is always a subset of its limiting collection.