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Will 250 watt be enough for my setup? [duplicate]

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VERR_NOT_SUPPORTED when trying to create a Windows 8 image in VirtualBox

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I've tried using 4 different pen drives with my Windows 8 virtual machine in VirtualBox and for some reason it just won't show. What am I doing wrong?
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How can I run a Virtual Machine in Windows 8 Developer Preview?

Since having issues installing Ubuntu side-by-side with Windows 8, I thought I'd try running Ubuntu in a VM instead. However, VMWare player has no love for Windows 8 yet (invalid VM86 or something ...
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Hyper-V for dummies - what is the benefit?

As was announced, Windows 8 will have Hyper-V built in, and some people are much excited about that. I can use Microsoft Virtual PC on Win 7 even now, how Hyper-V will make user experience better? ...
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How to run Windows 8 dev preview on native hardware without burning?

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Which virtual machine software is preferable for running Windows 8 Developer Preview?

I want to preview Windows 8 and decided to install it on a virtual machine as I don't want to format an existing partition. Installing Windows 8 by mounting the .iso results in the primary ...
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Will the virtualisation feature of Windows 8, be compatible with VMware images?

Will the virtualisation feature of Windows 8, be compatible with VMware images? Will I able use my .vmx images or .vmdk hard disks there?