Quote Originally Posted by BoonDoggie View Post
So I've got my copy of 8, and trying to install it on either a VirtualBox or straight up on a 100 gig partition I had just laying there on my HDD. Lets go with the VirtualBox issue first, shall we?
I have the 64-bit Win8 (Eval copy of Enterprise) running in VB right now on my i5. No problems.

Try using a virtual CD set up (I use MagicDisk). Mount the ISO and point to it from within Virtual Box. The installation went flawless that way here.

Win7 on your i5?