Hi all,

This windows 8 Tutorial tells you what you should do if you get error code 0xc0000260 during windows 8 installation.

Issue:

You error code 0xc0000260 when using VirtualBox of windows 8.

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Windows 8 now requires the PAE/NX feature to be activated on the CPU of your Virtual Machine (VM). You can activate PAE/NX by following this steps:

1. Open VirtualBox and select your Windows 8 Virtual Machine
2. Click on Settings
3. Click on System
4. Click on the Processor tab
5. Look for the Extended Features option and check Enable PAE/NX
6. Click OK

Now start again your Windows 8 VM.

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