I install Windows Server 2008 on virtualbox and I have a problem with display driver. As default windows settings I have standard VGA display driver which is not support resolution of my monitor on fullscreen mode. I have Geforce GT220 on my machine and when I try install driver on virtual there is problem because system does not detect geforce graphic card. How to install geforce display driver on virtual machine with windows server 2008 r2?

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You shouldnt install your actual display card driver, you should install "VirtualBox Guest Additions", i am on mobile and hard to formatting a reply, please refer to this link fot details instruction http://www.dedoimedo.com/computers/virtualbox-guest-addons.html

  • Thanks for your reply. This solves my problem. Do you have any additional tips for improve working with virtual machine?
    – ElConrado
    Jul 11, 2015 at 13:47
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    – Bilo
    Jul 11, 2015 at 14:03

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