Tag Archives: Virtual Box

Sun xVM VirtualBox Seamless Windows

Let’s get to the point directly, when we start a new virtual machine it will be started in the new VirtualBox window. This main window in turn acts as a desktop for the guest OS, this way the guest windows … Continue reading

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VirtualBox 2: How To Pass Through USB Devices To Guests On An Ubuntu 8.10 Host (From HowtoForge)

This short guide shows how you can pass through USB devices (such as a USB flash drive) to VirtualBox guests on an Ubuntu 8.10 VirtualBox 2 host. USB support is available only in the VirtualBox PUEL (closed-source) edition, not in … Continue reading

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Sun xVM VirtualBox Goes 3D

Here is the great news for all VirtualBox Users. Virtual box team has released new version of VirtualBox 2.1.0. The main attraction for this release it Hardware 3D acceleration support. This is experimental feature and support is limited to OpenGL … Continue reading

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VBoxHeadless – Running Virtual Machines With VirtualBox 2.0 On A Headless Ubuntu 8.04 Server (From HowtoForge)

Falko Timme has written step-by-step guide to run Virtual Box Virtual Machine through Virtual Box Remote Deskop Protocol on FowtoForge. Abstract: This guide explains how you can run virtual machines with Sun xVM VirtualBox 2.0 on a headless Ubuntu 8.04 … Continue reading

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How To Use Host USB Device From Guest In VirtualBox

Sometime back I explained how to use the host serial port from guest os in VirtualBox, In this post I will explain you how to use the host USB device from the guest. First Thing First : VirtualBox is distributed … Continue reading

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How To Use Host Serial Port From Guest In VirtualBox

As an Embedded Software Engineer serial port access is very critical requirement for me irrespective off which OS I am using and how I am using it (I mean with or without virtualization). I  have Windows XP as primary Operating … Continue reading

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Sun xVM VirtualBox

When you want to try different Operating Systems you must need a good Virtualization software. In non technical terms virtualization software allows you to run multiple operating systems on the same physical computer. The sole purpose of virtualization is to … Continue reading

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