I have a Asus X201E netbook with preinstalled Windows 8 64 bit. I wanted to install there Linux on Virtual Machine. I installed Virtualbox 4.3.0, downloaded newest Mint - Mint 15 32 bit. So, my host OS is Windows 8, I would like to have Mint15/Ubuntu 13.04/Xubuntu 13.04 as guest. I created a VDI disk on C: partition and tried to install Mint but I got such error:

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Heres my VirtualBox log file: http://pastebin.com/x4e0x0Qf. Im not very good in hardware, so please give simple answers.

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Open the BIOS and Enable the Virtualization Machine. Microsoft has put some blocks on Windows 8.

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