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AutoStart VirtualBox VMs on System Boot on Linux

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On a Linux system with VirtualBox installed, you can start VMs automatically during system boot. In this guide, we are going to learn how to autostart VirtualBox VMs on system boot on Linux. This demo uses Ubuntu 16.04 as the Linux machine that hosts multiple VirtualBox 6.0 virtual machines. AutoStart VirtualBox VMs on System...

How to Clone a Virtual Machine on VMware ESXi

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Having trouble with cloning a virtual machine in VMware ESXi? Worry no more. This guide will take you through how to clone a virtual machine on VMware ESXi. How to Clone a Virtual Machine on VMware ESXi To clone a virtual machine on VMware ESXi host, all you need to do...

Use VirtualBox VMs on KVM

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Do you have some VirtualBox virtual machines that you would like to re-use on your KVM? Follow through this guide to learn how to use VirtualBox VMs on KVM. Use VirtualBox VMs on KVM The first thing to note is that both VirtualBox and KVM uses different disk formats. In order...

Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on Ubuntu 20.04

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If you have installed Ubuntu 20.04 on VirtualBox, you realize that it is not in fullscreen. In this guide, you will learn how to install VirtualBox guest additions on Ubuntu 20.04. Apart from enabling the virtual machine to have a full screen view, guest additions offers many other features; Mouse pointer integrationShared folders for...

Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on Fedora 31/32

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In this guide, we are going to learn how to install VirtualBox Guest Addition on Fedora 31/32. When installed on a VirtualBox, Fedora VM doesn't display in full-screen view by default neither does the vm support other important features. VirtualBox Guest additions provides quite a number of features; Mouse pointer integrationShared folders for easy...

Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on Debian 10 Buster

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So if you have installed Debian 10 Buster on VirtualBox, you might have realized that it is not in full-screen view by default. If you need to set it to full-screen view, follow though this guide on how to install VirtualBox Guest Additions on Debian 10 Buster. There are so many feature that VirtualBox Guest additions can...

Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on CentOS 8

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In our previous guide, we learnt how to Install CentOS 8 on VirtualBox. However, it doesn't display in full-screen view by default. This guide will take you through how to install VirtualBox guest additions on CentOS 8 to enable you have a full-screen view. Install VirtualBox Guest Additions on CentOS 8

Install Ubuntu 20.04 on VirtualBox

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Well, Ubuntu 20.04 is the next major release in Ubuntu lifecycle releases. It has been codenamed Focal Fossa. Follow through this guide to learn how to install Ubuntu 20.04 on VirtualBox. Ubuntu Long Term Support releases are published every two years in April and hence, based on this trend, Ubuntu 20.04 LTS (Focal Fossa) will likely be...

Install VirtualBox Extension Pack on VirtualBox 6.0

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Welcome to our tutorial on how install VirtualBox extension pack on VirtualBox 6.0. This guide uses VirtualBox 6.0 installed on Ubuntu 16.04 for demonstration purposes. Usually, when you first launch VirtualBox after install or upgrade, itt automatically prompts you whether to install or upgrade VirtualBox extension pack. If that is not the case, then you need to...

Upgrade VirtualBox 6.0 to 6.1 on Ubuntu Systems

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With the release of VirtualBox 6.1 and its new major features, you should be planning to upgrade your VirtualBox 6.0. Well, in this guide, we are going to learn how to upgrade VirtualBox 6.0 to 6.1 on Ubuntu Systems. VirtualBox 6.1 New Features Implemented support for importing a virtual machine...