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Here's some things I learned installing VBox.
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Here's some things I learned installing VirtualBox.
  
* Install from [http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads here].
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* Download from [http://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads here].
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* Install as usual.  I made no changes on the '''Custom Setup''' page.  I got the following message some 9 times.  I clicked continue.
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[[File:VBox_-_Install_Warning.png|300px]]
 
* I'll add some details on how I got it to use a VMware disk.
 
* I'll add some details on how I got it to use a VMware disk.
 
* Install DKMS via <code>sudo apt-get install dkms</code>
 
* Install DKMS via <code>sudo apt-get install dkms</code>
 
* Install the '''Guest Additions''' from [http://ubuntu-tutorials.com/2007/10/13/installing-guest-additions-for-ubuntu-guests-in-virtualbox/ here].  This will let you use use larger screen resolutions and handles the mouse better.
 
* Install the '''Guest Additions''' from [http://ubuntu-tutorials.com/2007/10/13/installing-guest-additions-for-ubuntu-guests-in-virtualbox/ here].  This will let you use use larger screen resolutions and handles the mouse better.
 
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Revision as of 15:49, 30 April 2010


Here's some things I learned installing VirtualBox.

  • Download from here.
  • Install as usual. I made no changes on the Custom Setup page. I got the following message some 9 times. I clicked continue.

VBox - Install Warning.png

  • I'll add some details on how I got it to use a VMware disk.
  • Install DKMS via sudo apt-get install dkms
  • Install the Guest Additions from here. This will let you use use larger screen resolutions and handles the mouse better.