Windows 8 build 8305 (fbl_core2_sfs)

6.2.8305.0.fbl_core2_sfs.120321-1900
Build of Windows 8
6.2.8305.0.fbl_core2_sfs.120321-1900
OS family
Architecturex86
Compiled2012-03-21
Timebomb2013-01-15 (+300 days)
Works in
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Windows 8 build 8305 (fbl_core2_sfs) is a build of Windows 8, which was uploaded to BetaArchive on 31 December 2019.

This is the last available build of Windows 8 that has support for processors without PAE, SSE2 and NX. It is also the last build to use the beta Start animations.

Editions and keys[edit | edit source]

Edition / SKU Name Key
Prerelease H9VCT-63NFW-FWHDR-F4J43-972K8
Core 2H7NK-3VJJY-HHY3Y-WM3T8-JFCRY
CoreCountrySpecific CDD92-JBN3V-X4YQJ-PDKCQ-TCJ6C
CoreSingleLanguage JNMH9-BGBF6-RM6JP-DCRKM-2PJ6D
Professional GCNRF-BHBCM-W9YWM-VWQP6-TJBWR
ProfessionalWMC (edition upgrade only) JGN88-JG6P9-XWD9R-3VX46-9KTF7

Bugs[edit | edit source]

Compatibility[edit | edit source]

To install or run this build in VMware Workstation, you must set the hardware compatibility to versions 8.x or 9.x; otherwise, a black screen with an error code will appear such as the code 0x0000007F or 0x0000000A with text that says "Your computer needs to restart. Please hold down the power button".

Windows Anytime Upgrade[edit | edit source]

This build has about a 70% chance of failing upgrading to the ProfessionalWMC SKU, resulting to installing a fallback edition called Pro Pack.

Gallery[edit | edit source]