What Windows Operating System are you currently using?

Modified on: Wed, 7 Sep, 2016 at 2:46 PM


Check for operating system information in Windows 10


Go to Start, enter About your PC, and then select About your PC.


Look for Edition under PC to find out the version and edition of Windows that you're currently running on your PC.


Look under PC for System type to see if you're running the 32-bit or 64-bit version of Windows


By default, this is the start menu on Windows 10:




Check for operating system info in Windows 8.1


Swipe in from the right edge of the screen, tap Settings, and then tap Change PC settings.

(If you're using a mouse, point to the lower-right corner of the screen, move the mouse pointer up, click Settings, and then click Change PC settings.)


Tap or click on PC and devices, and then tap or click PC info.


Look under Windows for the version and edition of Windows that your PC is running.


Look under PC for System type to see if you're running the 32-bit or 64-bit version of Windows.


By default, this is the start menu on Windows 8:




Check for operating system information in Windows 7


Click the Start button, enter Computer in the search box, right-click Computer, and then click Properties.


Look under Windows edition for the version and edition of Windows that your PC is running.


By default, this is the start menu on Windows 7:






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