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https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/windows/en-US/4615d78e-8322-42d2-ae96-634c1b61c617/error-code-0x8007007b-when-activating-windows-8-ent?forum=w8itproinstall   I had the same issue and found this fix on a blog: I came across the following error message when activating Windows 8 Enterprise x64 RTM en-gb, downloaded from MSDN: “Error 0x8007007B  The File name, directory name, or volume label syntax is incorrect.” The Solution Using the key provided to you (MSDN etc.) […]

Winkey+X WinKey+T

Run cmd as admin then type slui 3 You then get dialogue to enter your legit key and activate.

Didn’t seem to like VMWare so I turned to VirtualBox and looked for a guide http://www.windows7hacker.com/index.php/2011/09/install-windows-8-developer-preview-on-virtualbox/

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