Select Installation Platforms

The Select Installation Platforms dialog box appears in a number of situations where you need to select one or more Windows platforms, in particular for components and packages. It allows you to specify the desired subset.


Dialog fields and options

This dialog box contains the following fields and options.

Attribute Description
Windows XP
Windows Server 2003
Windows Vista
Windows Server 2008
Windows 7
Windows Server 2008 R2
Windows 8
Windows Server 2012
Windows 8.1
Windows Server 2012 R2
Windows 10/11
Windows Server 2016-2022

Check the corresponding 32-bit, x64 and IA64 boxes as appropriate to include the corresponding Windows version and target CPU, or clear them to omit that version.

Note: The processor choice refers to the Windows edition that is installed on the target system, not to processor per se. For example, if a 32-bit Windows version is installed on a system with an x64 processor, the installer will regard this as a 32-bit system.

Toggle all Click this button to toggle all boxes in the corresponding column (32-bit, x64 and IA64) on or off. This makes it easier to select or deselect all 32-bit or 64-bit platforms.
Select all Click this button to check all boxes.
Clear all Click this button the clear all boxes.