You can download the DOCX version of the step by step guide at the source blog post...Boot to Native Boot To VHD (Boot2VHD) – Video Walk-through of Installation Step-By-Step
1) Download Windows 8 https://aka.ms/guruWin8 => Links to Microsoft download page (https://msdn.microsoft.com/en-us/windows/apps/br229516.aspx)
OR Download Windows 2012 https://aka.ms/GetWin2012
2) Follow Step-By-Step Instructions to configure BIOS
3) Press the <ENTER>to boot from DVD
4) Follow remaining steps in Video Happy Installing!!!
If you're having trouble viewing the video, Click here to download it.
You will need the Windows 8/2012 Installation Key...
Windows 8 RP Key (from public download only): TK8TP-9JN6P-7X7WW-RFFTV-B7QPF
During the install, we will create the VHD that will be used for the Windows 8 Installation
SHIFT-F10 to open a command prompt window
Find installation drive (dir c:, dir d:, dir e:, etc)
Diskpart to open the Disk Partition Utility (the first four lines below are all the same command and must run on the same line; separated here to make it easier to read)
Create vdisk file=e:\BootDemo.vhd type=expandable maximum=40000
Then Refresh on the Windows Setup Screen