I would like to ask for some advice for the compatibility issues between the 32-bit and 64-bit version of the Office 2010. Out of five add-ins I just checked, three of them , , and support 64-bit versions of Office--usually with a separate download. When writing 32-bit code, you can use the 64-bit version of Office without any changes. Many of our tools also needed to be ported as we shifted our default development environment to 64-bit. It is recommended that you install the latest Service Packs and updates for your Office.
Returns a LongPtr on 64-bit versions, and a Long on 32-bit versions 4 bytes. Can I install 64-bit and 32-bit versions of Office side-by-side? Windows Search seemed to work, but Outlook Search still did not work. You can also download Microsoft. If you want to install 64-bit Office, then open the x64 folder and run setup. Are you an Excel power user working with huge amounts of data? For developers: there are exceptions, such as the Microsoft Common Control ComCtl.
This is expected to be a common issue when you have existing Microsoft ActiveX controls and existing add-ins. Open the File menu, and then select Help. . However I do find the following issues: 1. In some cases the developer also needs to make some specific changes for 64-bit support or needs to wait for specific libraries, that the add-in relies on, to be recompiled for 64-bit.
Occasionally there are problems that are so difficult to solve that Windows should be reinstalled cleanly. Beyond the immediate benefits of supporting larger documents, there will be benefits to having a consistent 64-bit ecosystem for all extensions and controls. You can use the same license key as the 32-bit version. If you know where to look, you can find the whole story. This is the recommended way of declaring a pointer or a handle for new code but also for legacy code if it has to run in the 64-bit version of Office. However, the limitation means constantly jumping among multiple applications could degrade performance because of thrashing. For example, Expression Web is on the allowed list, so you can still install 64-bit Office if Expression Web is installed on your computer.
Whether you choose to run 32-bit Office or 64-bit Office, 64-bit Windows 7 or Vista makes a great operating system environment. It failed so badly Microsoft passed on a 64-bit Office 2007. This lets users work with much larger data sets than they could previously, and to analyze and solve large computational problems. 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. The order of this routine can vary sometimes and sometimes it goes through this whole process more than once! · July 16--Outlook tech manually uninstalled Office 2010 and did a new Install. If you have Web applications that work with Office, they may fall over and play dead, too. Office 2010 allows different users to work in groups especially word 2010, PowerPoint 2010 and OneNote shared notebook let the user work on a single file from different places.
Believe it or not, that makes sense. When should I consider to still use the 32-bit version? Well, I have seen the future of 64-bit killer applications, and it ain't pretty. As mentioned above, the extra memory capacity comes at the cost of some compatibility with existing extensions to Office, such as 32-bit versions of ActiveX Controls and some 3rd party add-ins, in addition to 32-bit versions of programs that interface directly with Office. Video imaging software such as Sony Vegas Pro operates much faster with the 64-bit version that also makes full use of multiple processors. Of course, your ultimate performance will be determined by the relationship between the amount of virtual memory being actively used and the amount of actual memory installed on your system.
One Dell desktop workstation Precision Workstation T7500, xeon processors, 8 cores runs Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit. So I would like to ask whether it is possible to use the same code which is working in both 32-bit and 64-bit system or there is any alternative way to solve this issue? Make sure you uninstall all 32-bit Office versions including older ones and other 32-bit applications of Office before you start. We also needed to consider ActiveX controls and components. Last modified: October 24, 2018. The size in bytes of the pointer or handle depends on whether you're using a 32-bit or 64-bit system. Nothing has permanently fixed either problem.
Still, though, it can be confusing, as many newer addins are available in both 32 bit and 64 bit, otherwise known as x86 or x64, versions. As 64-bit processors and operating systems are becoming the standard for systems ranging from servers to desktop computers, 64-bit Office will be able to take advantage of everything that 64-bit systems have to offer. Unless you are working with large and complex Excel spreadsheets or Access databases or PowerPoint presentations with lots of multimedia, Microsoft Office will be just fine within the confines of the 32-bit version. I will be receiving Office 2010 Professional Plus. A small downside that is good to keep in mind though is that the 64-bit version of Office can take up between 5% and 20% more disk space when compared to the 32-bit version. You can assign numeric values but not numeric types to avoid truncation.
Data Type LongPtr A variable data type which is a 4-bytes data type on 32-bit versions and an 8-byte data type on 64-bit versions of Microsoft Office. Microsoft Update consolidates updates provided by Windows Update and Office Update into one location and enables you to choose automatic delivery and installation of high-priority updates. As you have already pointed out, Microsoft is not truly backing the 64 bit version either, it seems that they are not making the push for 64 bit extensions, and add-ins. In addition, there are some components from teams within Microsoft that ship with Office, and we needed to make sure 64-bit versions of these were also available. So what advantages do you get with the 64-bit version of Office? Most of the apps of this suite use ribbon interface and it introduced in Office 2007.
With certain exceptions, the macros in a document that work in the 32-bit version of the application also work in the 64-bit version. You certainly make a very strong case for installing 32-bit for the near term. The 64bit makes the applications launch extremely fast. The following table provides more information about the new qualifier and data typeas well as another data type, two conversion operators, and three functions. Data Type LongLong This is an 8-byte data type which is available only in 64-bit versions of Microsoft Office. The first thing you will notice while working on Microsoft office 2010 is the refreshing environment, fancy look, and support all the platforms even smartphones and tablets. I did that, uninstalled everything and all of the regestry files.