You will see the following registry entries in the right pane:
Identifier REG_SZ x86 Family 6 Model 14 Stepping 12
Platform ID REG_DWORD 0x00000020(32)
The above “x86” and “0x00000020(32)” indicate that the Operating System version is 32 bit.
You can also a simple batch file to check the setting on remote computer:
*** Start ***
REG.exe Query %RegQry% > checkOS.txt
Find /i "x86" < CheckOS.txt > StringCheck.txt
If %ERRORLEVEL% == 0 (
Echo "This is 32 Bit Operating system"
) ELSE (
Echo "This is 64 Bit Operating System"
*** End ***
You can use PSEXEC (a tool from Sysinternals) to run this script remotely redirect the output in a Text file.
To query registry entry on a remote computer you can use the following statement with Reg.exe:
Reg.exe Query > checkOS.txt
Please note that you can use the below registry entry to identify the processor architecture:
You can see the below registry entry in the right pane of the registry editor:
PROCESSOR_ARCHITECTURE REG_SZ x86
Article ID: 556009 - Last Review: 14 Feb 2017 - Revision: 1