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Hi I download windows 8 in a virtual machine using the VMware player . and also I download visual studio 2012 and It's working well .
Now I need to download windows phone sdk 8.0 , but when I start install it I get the following error:

"This product can only be installed on windows 8 or later 64-bit Machine"

I try different solution , but it's not work and I still have the same error and can't install windows phone sdk 8.0. any idea how to solve this problem ?
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Richard MacCutchan 16-Dec-12 7:01am    
The message is telling you what to do.
Lotus90 16-Dec-12 7:29am    
But I'm downloading windows 8 dear! ; I think the problem come from the VMWare it self
Richard MacCutchan 16-Dec-12 7:51am    
Well, it's a reasonable guess that VMware is the problem since you are not loading this into a real machine.

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The answer is in the message. It needs to be a 64bit version of windows 8.

Did you install a 64bit version?

http://social.msdn.microsoft.com/Forums/en-US/vssetup/thread/c53f4554-5ad4-4c31-a051-62bc121f5354[^]
 
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