Article ID: 114760, created on Sep 12, 2012, last review on Jun 17, 2016

  • Applies to:
  • Virtuozzo 6.0


It is impossible to install Windows 8 or Windows Server 2012 inside virtual machine. Either of two errors is observed:

This PC can't run Windows 8 Your PC's CPU isn't compatible with Windows 8

Error Code: 0x0000005D


NX support is not enabled in host CPU.


Use CPU which has NX support. For more information refer to the following Microsoft Knowledge Base article: PAE/NX/SSE2 Support Requirement Guide for Windows 8

If the CPU has the execution prevention mechanism (NX or XD) support, then it is necessary to enable the feature in BIOS. Refer to the hardware vendor documentation for more details on how to enable "No execute" feature.

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