If you are like me who jumped into Windows 8 bandwagon, then congratulations! I know there’s a lot of good feedback already about Windows 8. However, not everything is rosy for some, like me. I’d experienced the error 0xc0000260 while installing Window 8 consumer preview today on Oracle VM VirtualBox.
Don’t you worry, it’s easy to solve error 0xc0000260 code in Windows 8 Consumer Preview.
How to solve the Error 0xc0000260
Here’s the step by step instruction. Just follow them and soon you’ll be able to install Windows 8 Consumer Preview in no time.
- If you are using Oracle VM VirtualBox, all you have to do is Go to Settings (click on the golden yellow icon on top).
- On the left side, choose System. You will see three tabs namely, Motherboard, Processor, Acceleration.
- Go to Processor tab. Click or Tick the Extended Features: Enable PAE/NX
- Click OK.
- Click Start (green arrow icon) to proceed in the installation.
From here, everything will be smooth sailing already. If you still have problems in installing Windows 8 Consumer Preview on a Virtual Machine, kindly leave your comments here and I’ll do my best to find the solution for you.
Have a nice installation of Window 8 Consumer Preview. Hopefully the Error 0xc0000260 won’t bother you anymore.