I reinstalled Vista Ultimate, changing from 32 bit to 64 bit. Now Control Panel/System Info says I have Vista Home Premium. One of my apps says that I need help Ultimate.Please

I have a HP computer with Q6700 Quad core, ram bg 8.

Hello

1. where did you buy windows vista ultimate64 bits?

2 did you do any change to Windows Vista Ultimate 32-bit for Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit? You perform a new installation.

I suggest you follow the link and check.

How to determine whether a computer is running a 32-bit version or the 64 bit version of the Windows operating system

http://support.Microsoft.com/kb/827218

I would also ask you to contact the vendor where you purchased Windows Vista Ultimate 64-bit to help,.

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