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

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Ubuntu server virtual machine on a Mac Mini can’t ping servers on the Internet

I’m attemtping to host my own development web server in a VirtualBox guest virtual machine running Ubuntu Server. I would like this virtual machine to be accessible from not only my home network, but ...
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Virtualbox causing “Device Disconnected” sound

I just installed Virtualbox onto Windows 10, and whenever it is opening (not running any VMs), I get a constant "Device Disconnected" sound every second: YouTube - Screen & Audio Recording of the ...
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How to get Alfa awus036nha to work with Kali Linux?

Im running Kali linux 64bit 1.07 as a guest os through virtualbox 4.3.12 r93733. Ive also installed the VirtualBox 4.3.12 Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack. I have bridged my hosts network ...
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CbsPersist, other files created and massive

I've never seen anything like this. I had a drive go bad, and ever since I replaced it, it seems that there are all kinds of permissions errors, to the point where I can't download anything or ...
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Virtualbox can not start virtual maschine rc=-5460

Just installed Virtualbox(VirtualBox-5.0.22-108108-Win.exe) on fresh win 10 installation, WIN 10 ENTERPRISE, AMD A8 PRO-7150B R5. After starting guest maschine got next error.Virtualbox error message ...
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Ubuntu 16.04 VM Guest - Boot on TTY

On my VM guest Ubuntu 16.04 (host Win10), X server seems to fail start. The tricky thing is that installation + 1st reboot are OK, it's only on the next ones that I always fallback on TTY and console ...
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Mount a VHD (VirtualBox) in OSX

How can I mount a VHD (created in VirtualBox) of a Ubuntu Server install on my Max OSX (Mountain Lion) and allow it to be found in Finder (so I can select a folder and view it's contents). If it ...
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DOS network-adapter driver compatible with VirtualBox

I'm migrating some DOS machines to VirtualBox. I use the common NetWare-style IPX stack. The problem is that VirtualBox doesn't emulate any of the network-adapters that I have drivers for. So, where ...
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Copying contents of an ISO to new folder and recreating it makes the ISO become not bootable?

I'm working on upgrading a system from RHEL6 to RHEL7 and in the meantime I need to do a few tests before I actually upgrade. My question is: I have a working RHEL7 stock ISO file downloaded from Red ...
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Packer build hangs on SSH when building Win 2012 Server + Virtualbox

I'm trying to use virtualbox+packer+vagrant to automate the provisioning of VMs. I've got the json template setup to show the VM UI (so headless=false), and configured the autounattend.xml with my ...
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Problems using .cab with every installer

Using several installers, I get errors related to missing .cab files: The cabinet file 'product.cab' required for this installation is corrupt and cannot be used and The cabinet file 'disk1....
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Unable to install VIrtualbox, `“Specify KERN_DIR=<directory>”` — installing Virtual Box to Debian?

I am getting this error: Makefile:181: *** Error: unable to find the sources of your current Linux kernel. Specify KERN_DIR= and run Make again. Stop. Basically I'm doing: $ sudo /etc/init.d/...
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VirtualBox machine file extends another file [on hold]

I need my Virtual Machine runs in many host OS like (macOS, windows, linux) and other custom configurations I want to create a base configuration file "Machine1.vbox" and another extends it for every ...
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VirtualBox: guest network reconnects frequently

I have a KaLi 2.0 Linux (debian based) virtual machine. The network disconnects and re-connects frequently (in an experiment using ping this happened after 870, 960, 1480, 1567, and 1770 seconds). I ...
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Virtual Box NAT Setup [on hold]

I am trying to setup NAT in virtual Box.But whenever I try to do so, it gives an error "No NAT name has been currently specified". Guest OS : Ubuntu Host OS : Win 7 Ultimate 64 bit
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Stuck At [A N D R O I D root@x86:/ #] in Virtualbox

I'm just having problem installing Androidx86 Marshmallow Version in Virtualbox, yes installation was success but whenever I am booting with it, I always receive this message.. input_data: 0x0151c101 ...
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Windows XP guest VM on Windows 10 host with GPU and audio

I am attempting to run a Windows XP guest VM on a Windows 10 host, with GPU acceleration and audio. This is so that I can convert a really old XP computer with really old installed games into a VM, ...
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How to create a serial pipe between a windows host and virtual machine in VirtualBox?

I am trying to debug the kernel of a windows 7 virtual machine and am following the steps here, here and here. I ran: bcdedit /debug on bcdedit /dbgsettings serial debugport:n baudrate:115200 on ...
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Unable to ssh to one of my VM's

I have just build 4 VM's much identical to each other but I not sure as to why for one VM I am not able to ssh from SecureCRT. Host OS is Windows 10 All Four VM as CentOS(two Centos 6.8 and two ...
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Apache runs locally but can't be accessed from other machine

I'm running Apache 2.2.3 in a VM for a test environment on CentOS 5. Apache is running and responding to requests on the VM itself. If I run "lynx localhost" on the VM I do get my test page. When I ...
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Virtual machine as productive environment

So my father's small business is stuck with using Windows and they are really depending on it to run every day flawlessly. Occasionally that is not the case of course, be it because windows update ...
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With Centos 7 as a Virtualbox guest on a Mac Host, how can I change the screen resolution of the console / command line?

I am using the minimum install of CentOS 7 with command line access only (no graphic support installed). After spending hours reading online about editing grub files, installing guest additions, and ...
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Host cannot reach guest via VirtualBox host-only network

In VirtualBox on Windows, I have a guest running Ubuntu Server, with the apache2 and openssh-server services running. The configuration file /etc/network/interfaces gives it a static IP of 10.10.10.2/...
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Custom resolution in VirtualBox Windows 8 with Guest Additions

I installed Windows 8 as a guest operation system, and I set custom resolutions with this command: VBoxManage.exe setextradata "Win 8 dev" CustomVideoMode1 1366x768x24 After installing guest ...
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Can't install Windows 98 SE in virtualbox - SUWIN caused a General Protection Fault in module <unknown>

I get this error when installing Windows 98 Second Edition on virtualbox. my host is Mac OsX. the guest settings are the following: Base memory: 64 MB Boot Order: Floppy, Optical, Hard Disk ...
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Share image disk with Grub in native and with a VM?

I would like to have only one file which is a Linux system image file. I would like to run this file into a VM when I am using Windows AND in native when I need power. The file will be on an external ...
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Can Oracle Virtualbox open vmdk virtual disk created by VMWare?

I have a vmdk virtual disk that was created by VMWare. Can I option and load it from VirualBOX?
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VirtualBox consuming 100% CPU even when the guest is idle

I've tried all the solutions available on different forums. This is the configuration of my system: Pentium Dual Core T230 (1.73 + 1.73), 2gb RAM Oracle VM VirtualBox ver. 4.3.14 r95030 This is ...
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Mockup camera and mic streams android [closed]

Is there app that will expose port that I can use to pass my stream so that other apps that use camera or microphone will use that stream instead original? I'd like to use that to route streams from ...
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virtual box google service stopped

I just installed Android 4.4 on my Virtualbox, but when I want to start Google play I get this error: I thought it was because I had no internet connection. So I searched how to enable internet but ...
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VirtualBox guest not recognizing increased HDD space

I've increased the size of my VDI using VBoxManage modifyhd myHDD.vdi --resize 50000but I can't make the guest recognize and use the new space. GParted on guest (Linux Mint) VirtualBox Manager on ...
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Host Website On Virtual Machine

I know how to set up a VM, and I know how to bridge the connection so that the VM can have outside access. However, is it possible to set the VM to a different IP address than the host machine? ...
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Am I choosing Docker for the proper use case?

I have done some reading comparing using Docker container VS. using Vagrant. Specifically on a Windows 7 machine (which is my work machine). As a developer, I have set up a CentOS 6 LAMP Virtual ...
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How to run a headless VM with VBoxManager as a windows service

Objective I want to run this command VBoxManage startvm MyVM --type headless at the boot system just like a service (postgres, apache) does. What i've tried 1. I've tried to create a service using ...
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How to solve “The installed support driver doesn't match the version of the user” issue in VirtualBox so an instance can be booted again?

Booting an instance in VirtualBox fails due to: RTR3InitEx failed with rc=-1912 (rc=-1912) where: supR3HardenedMainInitRuntime what: 4 VERR_VM_DRIVER_VERSION_MISMATCH (-1912) - The installed ...
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Ubuntu mounts drive, Gdisk can't find it

This is probably a rather basic question, but - Ubuntu has managed to find something on an attached hard drive image that I can't actually find with gdisk or testdisk myself. It's a rather strange ...
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Windows .bat fails when running from Scheduled tasks; runs fine when running from command line

I am trying to start a virtual machine via a batch file. The .bat file runs fine when I run it from the Windows command line. But when I run it from scheduled tasks, it exits with error code 1. I ...
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Getting “error loading operating system” when I start a VM. Worked fine prior opening with VirtualBox

I'm using VMware Workstation 7.x on Windows and I'm getting this error when I start my VM: error loading operating system That started to happen when I tried to load the VMDK file into the ...
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VirtualBox Ubuntu 14.04 install unresponsive on Windows 7 Professional

Installed VirtualBox then followed this tutorial to install Ubuntu 14.04. Everything went smoothly up to 3.15 in the video on a Windows 7 Professional (32-bit) system. Once I ran Ubuntu it would ...
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Cannot access internet from VirtualBox guest (Arch Linux)

I am using VirtualBox 5.0.20. The host machine is a MacBook running OS X 10.11.5 (El Capitan). The guest OS is 64-bit Arch Linux. When I installed Arch from the ISO, the guest's internet connectivity ...
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Connecting to a second guest from a guest using NAT port forwarding

I'm having a bear of a time, using VirtualBox, connecting to a 2nd guest from another guest that is using NAT port forwarding. I've tried setting the second guest to the bridge adapter, but that ...
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Virtualbox -> Can't add 2nd adapter to network for VM

I have a Debian Wheezy VM running in virtual box with the 1st adapter being NAT. However I want to also add a Host-only network but I can't add 2nd adapter to network for VM, it is grayed out. Any ...
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Windows XP failed after adding second virtual display on a VirtualBox VM

Oracle VM VirtualBox failed when I added a monitor. Under Oracle VM VirtualBox version 5.0.16 on Win10, I built and have been using a Windows XP virtual machine. I decided I wanted to add a second ...
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Change MAC address of “VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter” (on host)

When I installed Oracle VirtualBox, it created a network adapter on my host system called "VirtualBox Host-Only Network". According to ipconfig /all, this virtual network adapter has the MAC address ...
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Cannot set 16:9 resolution on ubuntu 12.04 run in VirtualBox

I recently installed virtualbox. I tried to run ubuntu 10.04 and it worked fine in fullhd resolution. Then I installed Ubuntu 12.04 and now when I to setup up any fullhd resolution UI becomes very ...
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Using Samba to share a folder from a Linux guest with a Linux host in VirtualBox

I have a VirtualBox vm (Slackware 13.1) which runs a samba share. I just moved that vm from a Windows 7 host to a Linux host (Slackware 14.1). But now I cannot reach the share anymore. Why? That's ...
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Virtualbox - auto resolution used to work but don't anymore, clipboard still works

I run Virtualbox on my mac to have access to a Linux (LUbuntu 14.04). I installed it three days ago, and after a few googling I managed to set it up properly, with the resolution working fine. But ...
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VirtualBox won't forward port 80

Windows 8.1x64 host, Debian 8.3 guest. I've got 2 network adapters set up: 1st is NAT and 2nd is Host-only. I have set up port forwarding for ports 22 and 80 for NAT adapter. Port 22 works (meaning I ...
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Virtualbox lubuntu internet gateway wont work

I've been trying to make a simple gateway in virtual box (lubuntu 16) I've started a simple http server (on port 8080) and redirected port 80 to 8080 and started a dns server (on the host machine) ...