Hi Please can you help,my virtualbox is only showing 32bit and not 64bit! I'm running Windows 8 64bit hyper-v is running well using 64 bit but virtualbox isn't!
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Double check in your BIOS that the processor's virtualization technology is enabled. If it isn't, it will only be able to run 32bit guests.

Although if you are running Hyper-V it should be on...

If it is on in the BIOS, you may first have to make sure that Hyper-V isn't running. Hyper-V probably monopolizes the CPU's VT features and makes VirtualBox think your CPU doesn't have that feature.

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AJ1978Author Commented:
Hi Rindi I've checked the BIOS just to make sure but as you say I'm running Hyper-V with a VM running 64BIT WIN7. I have stopped the Hyper-V service running as that was a good idea but still I'm unable to load anything in virtualbox as 64 BIT which is annoying to be honest. Do you have any other ideas how I can resolve this issue?
AJ1978Author Commented:
Hi Rindi - I've worked it out :) Basically your correct but the solution is to uninstall the Hyper-V for windows and features
That's what I was going to suggest next. I was hoping that just disabling it (and stopping all it's connected services) would be enough.
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