VirtualBox is a free, open source virtualization program from Oracle for the x86/x86_64 architectures.

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Vagrant/VirtualBox doesn't setup correct gateway

I can't defeat Vagrant/VirtualBox and Ansible, please help. Here is my network conf for in Vagrant: config.vm.define "mesosnode01" do |node1| node1.vm.box = "ubuntu/trusty64" ...
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How to install Sysfs backlight software on my Toshiba Tecra R850?

I'm running Ubuntu 14.04 on VirtualBox, which seems to have emulated graphics. I can adjust my brightness and have graphics drivers installed, but Calise doesn't recognise either. It wants sysfs ...
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How do the HortonWorks and MAPR VMs receive connections on localhost?

I just downloaded both the Hortonworks and the MAPR VMs for VirtualBox. Both of them start up VirtualBox and then give a UI that looks like this: What I don't understand is this: how do the VMs, ...
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Communicate between two debian virtual machines in internal network ping

I have two machines where I set the network as the Internal Network. On the my debian1 on VBox I type: ifconfig eth0 192.168.254.253 up On the debian2 on VBox I type: ifconfig eth0 172.16.255.254 ...
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Cloudera Quickstart VM doesn't work properly in VirtualBox after updating

The Cloudera Quickstart VM version 5.4 is woefully out of date. When I did a yum upgrade it wanted to download 930 packages, totaling 2.8GB. Once I did this and reboot, the VM desktop no longer ...
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Virtualization BIOS setting Windows 10

So, I want to enable Virtualization in the BIOS to get VirtualBox working on my Windows 10 PC. I successfully made it into the BIOS, from the Settings app. On Youtube tutorials on how to change the ...
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Salvage simple data from ubuntu vm

My old laptop had an Ubuntu virtual machine on it, that ran under virtual box. On that virtual machine, I had a variety of files I would like to retrieve. After my old laptop died, I was able to ...
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How to solve the error “Code: 0x0000000A” while installing Windows 8.1 with enabled VT-x

I am using VirtualBox 5.0.0 for Windows hosts I have same problem as described here but my VT-x is enabled in BIOS. But my virtual box thinks other way.
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Does VirtualBox Guest Additions relate to Virtual Box Edition? (Can I installed GE on Windows guest and move to Unix host)

SO my question is if I am running different VirtualBox versions/hosts does it matter if I install Guest Additions from one host and move to another? IE: Create Windows Guest on Windows Host Installe ...
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How to establish internet connection via VB if I use VPN on host?

I have host Windows machine with VPN connection and Internet connection and also I have Linux machine on VB. Linux machine has NAT connection with host and great works with VPN sites. But one ...
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How to investigate non-working screen corners/edges in Mint 17.2/KDE?

I'm presently trying out the KDE flavour of Mint (17.2 Rafaela) using the 64-bit download. I am testing it in VirtualBox 5.0.2 running on an earlier version of Mint using Cinnamon (I think 17.0, it ...
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Virtual box multiple adapter settings issue

In virtual-box i have 2 VM's which has Xubuntu in one and Ubuntu Server in the other. I have selected 2 Adapters in Network settings 'NAT' and 'Host-only Adapter'. Issue: Xubuntu gets correctly 2 ...
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how to install software to a VM using chocolatey

Now I am struggling with install software to vagrant Vm. I took some file from this Link but it didn’t work. After create the vagrant box. I run the vagrant up command to create the VM it worked. ...
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Is it possible to install Bluestacks on a xenserver Windows 7 guest?

I have xenserver tools installed on my Windows 7 guest but when I try to install Bluestacks it says it can't recognize my GPU and I should update it, but my physical server doesn't have a GPU. Also, ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu 14 in Virtual Box

I'm running VirtualBox 5.0.8 in Windows 10 Home and am trying to install 32 bit Ubuntu 14.04.3 as a VM. When I run Ubuntu, it shows the VM splash screen and tries to load, but I get this error: ...
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Cannot start Kali Linux in Virtual Box

MacBook Pro, Yosemite 10.10, 64-bit, 4 GB RAM, 100 GB free on HD. Have downloaded VirtualBox 5.0.8.dmg and kali-linux-2.0-amd64.iso Double-clicked the dmg to install VBox and all goes well with ...
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After upgrade to Windows 10, some programs can't be uninstalled

I had the same issue with several programs since I upgraded from Windows 7 to Windows 10 (x64), but right now it's VirtualBox: I previously had VirtualBox 4.2.16 installed, then came the Windows ...
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Change Wifi Virtualbox Internet Goes Down

How can I prevent and bring the internet back in my VirtualBox virtual machine when switching between Wifi networks or ethernet networks? Currently Host OS is W7 and linux is my guest os. I've tried ...
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See a SSHFS mounted folder in a VM Share Folder in Windows

Basicly I have a virtual machine running linux. The virtual machine Shared folder is at /vmshare inside the guest and C:\vmshare on the host. It should be noted that inside the guest something like ...
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Connecting to wireless network in virtual machine

Is there a way, to run a virtual Windows 7 or Windows 10 in VirtualBox which sees the wireless networks as my notebook does? My aim is not to just have a network bridge, but to be connected with a ...
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How can I get a low power virtual machine?

How can I get a low power Linux virtual machine? I usually use virtual machines on my laptop to use some GNU/Linux programs, and I've found that at the very moment I start a Virtual Box machine, the ...
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Why is VirtualBox (Windows host) only allowing 32-bit Linux guests? [duplicate]

I have a fairly new cpu/mb etc. and I'm running a 64-bit version of Windows 10. I did select the bios features for virtualization. Unfortunately, I am unable to install, with Virtualbox, any ...
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SSH not working outside my network

I know this has been posted countless times before but what I've read, I either don't fully understand or it doesn't work. Therefore I thought I'd ask again and maybe get specific help for my case. ...
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install .ova on physical machine

Hortonworks Sandbox is available only as .ova file. I need to install it on physical machine without esx, or VirtualBox, just raw machine. Is that possible? If so, how to install it?
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Wireshark in Linux not receiving packets, and Linux is in a VirtualBox

I am using Kali Linux, but on a VirtualBox. So when I'm using Wireshark, I can't capture any packets. I can't use the wireless card directly so I'm using eth0 through the Mac OS. is there any way to ...
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Virtual Box virtual machine guest OS screen is not resizing in Windows 10

I have guest additions installed on my Virtual Box, so that the screen is a decent size. When I start Virtual Box, the screen resizes properly. I am running Mac OS X 10.11 (El Capitan), the guest OS ...
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Networking in Virtualbox

I am trying to set up a VM in VirtualBox on Linux (Fedora 22). Its network must have the following properties: IP address is 192.168.1.2/24 Default gateway is 192.168.1.1 No DHCP Network ...
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VirtualBox: Host-Only + Bridged outgoing uses wrong adapter

I have the following setup: VirtualBox 5.0.6 running on a Windows 8.1 Enterprise Laptop Ubuntu Server 12.04 VM Two Network adapters: => 1) Bridged => 2) Host-Only In the VM I configured both ...
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Minecraft on VM

I was testing Minecraft on a virtual box VM and I gave the windows 7 guest 128 mb of vram and I enabled 3d acceleration, I also installed direct 3D support through guest additions. But when I started ...
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Pass through secondary gpu

I have 2 graphics cards (and integrated graphics, total 3 gpu's) installed and want to pass through one graphics card (GT220). My host system is Win10 PRO and guest is Xubuntu 14.04.3. I have both ...
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virtualbox guest os through vpn

I have an Oracle Linux guest running a web server in VirtualBox on a Windows 7 Host. I need to set the networking up so that I can do 3 things: the host can connect to the guest through a browser ...
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Prepare “Install OS X El Capitan.app” for Virtualbox

I'm following these steps to create a DMG file which can be used with VirtualBox. Unfortunately the same steps won't work for Install OS X El Capitan.app. The generated image is not bootable from ...
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Can't see second virtual monitor from xrandr

I'm running an Arch linux guest on Virtualbox 5.0.6, on an OS X 10.11 host, with the latest guest additions installed. I'm using i3wm as a desktop. I've added 2 virtual monitors to my VM but can see ...
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Move VM between VMPlayer and VirtualBox without triggering Windows 7 Activation

I'm trying to move a Windows 7 VM between VMPlayer and VirtualBox, but it seems this trips up Windows Activation. I'm guessing this is because the OS sees the new VM host as an entirely different ...
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Mouse on VirtualBox (Ubuntu host) disfunct in full screen

I am using VirtualBox 5.0.4Ubuntu on a Ubuntu 14.04LTS host (Gnome Shell) with Windows XP and Windows 7 guests with current guest additions installed. The guests are running full screen with ...
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Docker machine, Virtual machine on D: drive on Windows 7

Is it somehow possible to store docker machine with "virtual machine disk" in D: drive because I don't have enough space on C: drive. I mean docker and VM is now using C:\Users\MyName\.docker or ...
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CentOS boots to login prompt but shows black screen after authentication

I run CentOS 6.4 inside VirtualBox on a Windows PC for work. Recently, my machine crashed while the VM was still running and had to be power-cycled. Upon reboot, everything in Windows was fine, but my ...
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How should I set up a version of Linux so that it will use absolutely the smallest amount of RAM possible? [closed]

I need to set up a bunch of virtual machines using virtualbox. They are all going to be used for exactly one task, and nothing else. I want to run as many as I possibly can at once, but have limited ...
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What is the name of the network bridge adapter on Mac OS for VirtualBox?

I'm trying to configure VirtualBox on my Mac, and I'm not sure which one of these options I want. en0 and bridge both give:
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Cannot get an Oracle Linux 6.4 virtual machine guest OS connected to network. Cannot access it from the host machine

I have a web server running on Oracle Linux 6.4 on VirtualBox. It has an eth1 address of 10.0.2.15. I want to be able to run a web server from this virtual machine, but I can’t access the virtual ...
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Cannot connect to VRDE session

I'm trying to connect to a headless virtual machine, but the connection keeps on being closed: $ rdesktop 192.168.1.8:5012 Autoselected keyboard map en-us ERROR: Connection closed VRDE seems to be ...
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restrict shared folders on virtualbox?

I'm a bit rusty on virtualbox. I have a VM with this setup You see an icon to access the Host machine, and the C drive available. I would like to temporarily amend that to just a particular ...
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Share a vpn connection from a virtual machine with windows 7 to the host

I need to connect to a Junos Pulse vpn and due configurations of the vpn this is possible only on windows and Mac the problem is I have Linux so I install virtualbox and virtual machine with Windows 7 ...
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Old version of VirtualBox VM propagating through to a new virtual hard disk clone?

I recently ran out of storage space on a VM running Ubuntu on a Windows host and needed to expand the virtual disk. After cloning and expanding the disk, I found that the VM was now in a state from ...
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Virtualbox - Headless start - connect via VBoxmanager

I am running a VBox-VM in headless mode via automatic task on WinSRV 2012r2. I use the following code: VBoxManage.exe startvm Router --type headless Is it possible to connect to the VM via Virtual ...
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Unable to route http requests to Virtualbox guest from external clients

I have a Virtualbox guest running Ubuntu 14.04 and a node.js web server. The Virtualbox host is a Windows 8.1 client. After setting up the node server, I am having some difficulty providing access ...
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How to repair Windows 7 on VirtualBox?

I have a Windows 7 VirtualBox guest installed on my Windows 7 host machine and I cannot boot into it now. A blue screen is followed by a failed auto boot-repair effort. Is there a way to repair ...
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Forwarding host OS USB drives to guest as hard drive in Oracle VirtualBox

I have DOS 6.22 running in Oracle VirtualBox. Now to the question; is it possible to forward USB drives on the host OS to the guest OS (DOS) as a hard drive? So instead of using a disk image, you ...
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virtualbox dynamically allocated storage

What am I doing wrong, I created a 20 dynamically allocated storage, I tried to transfer a 3 gig file from memory key and says not enough space. when i enter df -h it looks like I have no space. I'm ...
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VirtualBox 5.0.6, unable to start single VM after network configuration

I've installed VirtualBox 5.0.6 on Windows 10 64bit, and configured and installed a guest VM with Debian Jessi. Everything works fine at this point. Then I configured two port forwarding rules: port ...