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64bit Laptop to develop solution using 32 bit Office 365 with Access/VBA, is this correct or other isssues?

I need to deploy an application (mostly likely access with VBA) on a local network, in a single drive folder, using standard windows folder, not sharepoint.  Only 5 users.  I have a 64 bit laptop to develop this on, but from what I read I need to have the 32 bit Office 365 with Access installed to be able to deploy this to work on standard 32 bit PCs.  Is this true or do I have other additional issues?  From what I read you can't write an app to work on either a 64 or 32 bit machine...is that correct?

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<<I read I need to have the 32 bit Office 365 with Access installed to be able to deploy this to work on standard 32 bit PCs>>

 There are very few 32 bit PC's in the world today.  Almost everything is running 64 bit Windows, which can run 32 or 64 bit programs.

 The rub comes in if the users you want to deploy to have 32 bit Office.   Ander's and Dale covered it pretty well, but I thought I'd clarify a bit the PC OS.   For your decision, it's all about the bitness (32 or 64) of Office that your users will have.

 I would at this point though, strive for 64 bit if possible.  

Jim.
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Jim thanks for that additional information.