Python download for 64-bit OS

Chris Angelico rosuav at
Thu Apr 30 05:56:57 CEST 2015

On Thu, Apr 30, 2015 at 1:44 PM, Igor Korot <ikorot01 at> wrote:
> Hi, ALL,
> I have a small issue.
> Going to, I see the python
> 2.7.9 download for x86 only. There is no 64-bit installer.
> Where can I get one?
> I'm on Win8.1 64-bit OS and prefer to work with 64-bit version...

There's some disagreement as to whether it should be called "amd64" or
"x86-64", but there's a link saying the latter and pointing to this:

That's most likely to be the one you want for a modern Intel 64-bit system.


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