I have installed Windows 8 Consumer Preview onto Virtual Box. It has come up with Error Code 0x0000260.

I have installed Windows 8 Consumer Preview onto Virtual Box. It has come up with: http://i42.tinypic.com/2rop6iv.png

I used Virtual Box because I don't want to get rid of my current version of Windows. Should I install it on a different program?

Please Help.

Jacob
 

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Last updated September 12, 2013 Views 4,904 Applies to:
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You need a processor that supports PAE to install Windows 8 Consumer Preview. For more info, see this thread.

For the Windows 8 release candidate, we will have a check in place in the Upgrade Assistant for ensuring that the machine is capable of supporting PAE.

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