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32 bit SQL 2005 database on 64 bit O/S?

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I have a server running SQL 2000 on a Windows Server 2003, 32 bit platform.  I have plans on upgrading this database to SQL 2005.

I have a server running Windows Server 2008, 64 bit platform.  Can I move my newly upgraded SQL 2005 database to my 64 bit server?  
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Yes.  User databases created on 32 bit versions can be moved to 64 bit and vice versa.
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