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grub rescue moved folder out of root

I made a really silly sudo mv /* /some_folder move command on my remote server vm ubuntu 12.04 that moved my boot folder to /home/.../somefolder/boot I can access this folder via a ...
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Cannot import .ova

I'm trying to import an .ova file into my VirtualBox on Ubuntu 12.04 (64 bits), but when I do this I get the following error: Failed to import appliance /media/USB/Respaldo 11 (Armando)/SW/Maquinas ...
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Pages on server can be accessed but server cant connect to internet?

I have a virtualbox server running ubuntu 12.04 on a windows 7 host machine. The machine is set up to have both a NAT and a bridged adapter. When I access the server from other machines (port ...
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Why Virtual Box won't give me option to create 64 bits guests?

My host is x64 bits Windows 8.1. I downloaded the latest Virtual Box (4.3) and I'm trying to create a VM with a 64 bits Ubuntu OS (ubuntu-12.04.3-desktop-amd64). When I go to New VM wizard, it ...
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VirtualBox with Ubuntu Server guest can't ping outside

Here's my situation: an Ubuntu 12.04 Host running VirtualBox; two guest VMs running Ubuntu Server 12.04 home network, so my Host pc has a wireless connection to the router of my ISP. My problem is ...
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VirtualBox Ubuntu VM doesn't automatically sync time with host even with Guest Additions installed

I'm running a Ubuntu VM with VirtualBox and I have both the dkms and virtualbox-guest-additions packages installed. I read in this answer that the system clock should sync with the host automatically ...
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flaky proxy on virtual machine

I have been battling this for several hours and coming stuck. I use windows XP and a VM box with ubuntu. I have to use the proxy to connect to the internet at work. However I use ubunutu to check ...
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QEMU: How to find bottleneck in my virtual machine?

I am running an ubuntu virtual-machine on a 12.04 ubuntu server. Unfortunately the machine is extremly slow (just htop consumes 15%), even though having 8 cores etc. Do you know a way to find the ...
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Windows 8 Pro Hyper-V Manager network connection

Need to create a VM instance of Ubuntu 12 hosted on Windows 8 Pro. Discovered Hyper-V. Got it installed like a charm with OS booting up real nice. However, for the life of me and at least two hours ...
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Unable to access internet from VM (Ubuntu 12.04) installed in Windows 7 Host OS

I have installed Ubuntu as my guest O.S. in Vmware. I am able to ping DNS as well as Google from the terminal but unable to access the same from Firefox browser. What can be the problem?
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Installing 64-bit Ubuntu Server 12.04 LTS, on a VM with VMWare Player, on a 64-bit Windows 7 PC

I'm trying to create a VM, using VMWare Player, with an ISO image of Ubuntu Server 12.04 (LTS). The machine I'm doing the installation on has an Intel(R) Core(TM) i5 CPU, and runs 64-bit Windows 7 I ...
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Windows 8 in Ubuntu 12.04

I would like to run Windows 8 within a virtual machine under Ubuntu. I tried using a virtual machine and VMware but could not get it to work. If anyone who has tried using Windows 8 on virtual ...
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How can I resize disk of virtual machine, using only the free vmware player?

I have one of those preinstalled virtual machines with Ubuntu system found at vmplanet. Everything is fine with it expect the fact the disc size(16GB) is often not enough, I looked in the settings of ...
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Copied a VM to a new machine and it doesn't work

I'm very new to Virtual Machine concepts. I copied a VM that is working on a machine to an another machine, and I wasn't able to start the copied version. When I tried to open it up, I get this ...