Oracle VM VirtualBox is a desktop vitualisation product for x86, AMD64 and Intel64 processor architectures.

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Bluetooth in guest Windows with VirtualBox [on hold]

How to grant my guest Windows XP access to the Bluetooth device? My host OS id Ubuntu 9, and Bluetooth works there, but Windows doesn't see it.
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Vagrant not ready for SSH error on VirtualBox and Laravel Homestead

Vagrant Version: 1.6.3 VirtualBox: 4.3.14 Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 Bit Hey Guys, I have been on this for a pretty good while now and cannot figure this out. I have my public and private keys setup and ...
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Interface IP address is removed automatically on CentOs running inside VirtualBox

I have CentOS 6.4 on which i am running virtual box. Inside virtualBox i have CentOS based VM which works perfectly fine. The NAT and HostOnly interface have assinged IP Addresses through DHCP and ...
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VirtualBox Vboxmanager not seeing VMs. [migrated]

I need to enable symlinks in my virtualbox shared file called sf_VMShare following this tutorial. When I run the command: VBoxManage setextradata YOURVMNAME ...
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Why does benchmarking from a different virtualbox give 1/4 of req/s compared to from localhost?

I am trying to make sense of benchmarking results and how I should loadbalance in a way that makes sense performance wise but the more I try the more I am frustrated. I have set up two Go/Golang ...
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Cannot connect to network from inside Virtualbox (Windows Host, Gentoo Guest) [closed]

I recently got my computer upgraded from windows 8 to 10, and since then, I've been having trouble getting the internet to work. I was hoping that someone could give me some advice on how to debug ...
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Can't connect to PFSense webconfig (virtual machine)

I've setup a new PFSense VM (version 2.2.2) in virtualbox, it's connected to three network interfaces, vboxnet6 and vboxnet7 (both host-only adapters) and eth0 (bridged). In this case vboxnet6 is ...
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Virtualbox: booting OS X guest on Ubuntu host on a Macbook Pro [closed]

I like Linux as my primary OS, but sometimes one needs to run proprietary software. Historically I've used Virtualbox' raw disk feature to load a native partition as a VM, and on PC hardware this ...
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Virtualbox Guru Meditation error when starting an Ubuntu 16.04 guest on OSX host using vagrant [migrated]

Host OS version: OSX El Capitan 10.11.4 (15E65) Virtualbox version: 5.0.18r106667 Vagrant version: 1.8.1 My vagrantfile looks like 1 Vagrant.configure('2') do |config| 2 config.vm.box = ...
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Obtaining an IP from a DHCP server that is reachable through VPN

I have a Windows 2012 Server running on Hyper-V (also on VMWare and VirtualBox)at home. I connect my Windows 10 to my work place using VPN (Forti), is there a way to configure my Windows 2012 server ...
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Copy files from guest to host the first time with rsync using Vagrant

When doing vagrant up a "shell" provision download some files into the synced folder. Those files should be also copied to the host machine synced folder, so that the project would be available from ...
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SSH using Agent Forwarding with Windows Host OS, Vagrant Ubuntu Guest OS, and Keepass/Keeagent

Intent: To be able to deploy to lan-example.com from any dev environment; whether it be directly from the virtual OS, or any single-OS system, or even over the internet using ONE SSH key stored in ...
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Two network cards, one directly to internet, other in LAN [migrated]

I need some insight in my thinking so that I don't do something completely stupid. I have two physical network cards on my computer, one card/interface offers a handful of services and the other is ...
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Git GUI on Windows not seeing .git folder from Samba share

THE SCENARIO I am using Vagrant,Windows environment and running Ubuntu inside the virtual box for my development work. I have setup an instance of Samba server and I run the I access the virtual ...
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Unable to install DHCP server, not enough disk space

Despite having over 3GB of available space, I am unable to install the DHCP server role. This originally was a 10gb virtual box drive image, but when I ran into space issues extended the drive to ...
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Virtual machine with separate desktop accounts [closed]

On our Centos-6.5 server, I want to install a temporary windows xp guest using virtual machines for windows applications. Thing is, I want to run the virtual machine in background and each windows ...
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VM filesystem in read-only mode

I have a VirtualBox Ubuntu VM with a virtual disk that is mounting as a read-only filesystem. I'm not sure why that is, and my attempts to remount as read/write haven't worked. One of the last things ...
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How to debug “Select and install software” issue with unattended Ubuntu install (14.04)

I am using Packer to build a VirtualBox image for Ubuntu 14.04. I have a Packer script here, which used to work, but then for some reason (and several VirtualBox updates later) started failing. The ...
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Using WDS to image a virtual machine using PXE boot fails, suspect issue is in WDS configuration

I'm trying to convert a site imaging procedure from (install old image, update image, recapture image) to (have image on VM, update, snapshot, sysprep, capture, roll back to the snapshot). The first ...
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Can I virtualize multiple hosts into one virtual system?

I have 5 computer systems in our small office. From my basic understanding of Virtualization technology, I think I can virtualize the 5 systems into one big virtual system. I wish to confirm this. ...
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Unable to connect remotely to Vsftpd server set up on CentOS VirtualBox

I have set up a Vsftp server using the following instructions provided Here and even went as far as following the commentary at the bottom. But I am unable to connect remotely. When I attempt to use ...
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VirtualBox bridged adapter can ping but can't curl

There is a delicate server running Ubuntu Server 12.04.2. There are 4 useable IPs for this server: A, B, C, D. The server itself takes A. The server is now running two VirtualBox guests, both with ...
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Establishing new IP address when launching multiple instances of the same Oracle VirtualBox image

I've created a new Oracle Virtual Box image and exported it to an "Open Virtualization Format Archive" (ova file). The original image used "NAT" settings. I've since changed it to "Bridged Adapter" ...
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Centos 7 / phpmyadmin “Forbidden: You don't have permission to access /phpmyadmin on this server.” [closed]

I'm running CentOS 7 in Virtualbox. phpMyAdmin.conf for Apache: # phpMyAdmin - Web based MySQL browser written in php # # Allows only localhost by default # # But allowing phpMyAdmin to anyone other ...
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Nested virtualization - is it possible? [closed]

I need to use Win10 with a server created with VMware ESXi 5.0. I'm going to install Debian 6.0 on VMware ESXi 5.0 and then install VirtualBox 5.0.14 with Win10 guest operating system. Will it work?
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Garbled SSH packets, garbled HTML packets, but not in all situations

I am having a very strange problem with lost headers on packets when trying to contact a guest VM. I have bare metal running CentOS 7 and VirtualBox v.5.0.14. I then have a guest running Ubuntu 15.10 ...
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pfsense in virtualbox

I'm new to pfSense and VirtualBox, I have a PC running Ubuntu, in Ubuntu I run a VirtualBox host. pfSense is installed as a virtual machine. I have two network adapters, one connected to my ...
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VirtualBox: Guru Meditation -363 (VERR_SEM_DESTROYED)

Host: Ubuntu 14.04.4 LTS Guest: Windows 8.1 VirtualBox: 4.3.10_Ubuntur93012 For some reasons, apt-get dist-upgrade just bump my version from 4.3.10 to 4.3.34 and I got this error when using ...
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Bridging VirtualBox over OpenVPN TAP adapter on Windows

I'm trying to configure a virtual machine (VirtualBox guest running Backtrack 4) with a bridged adapter over a VPN connection. The VPN is is hosted by the cybersecurity club at my university, and ...
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After resizing a VDI in virtualbox, Windows 7 guest OS does not see additional space [closed]

After increasing the size of a VDI disk file in virtualbox (using VBoxManage), I found that the guest OS (Windows 7) boots fine, but does not find the additional space. I have checked disk manager ...
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RemoteApp hosted on VirtualBox Windows Server 2008 from Windows 10

I need to test a few things related to remote apps on Windows Server 2008 R2. The host system is Windows 10 and I installed Windows Server 2008 R2 in VirtualBox. Of course, I enabled the server for ...
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Howto boot directly into a VirtualBox image? [closed]

I have a running setup as following: Native OS: Windows 7 64bit, 3 Partitions: c: (System) d: (FAT32, here is my vdi file) e: (unformatted) VirtualBox: Fedora 14 running off the vdi file on drive ...
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Is virtualbox good for live server virtualization

I used virtual box before to test OS installation on my own personal computer. I'm not sure if it's suitable for actual virtualization on live servers. I mostly hear about Xen for that. Is virtualbox ...
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How can I use host only networking from Vagrant with a static IP?

I have a device on my host operating system with the following configuration: vboxnet2: flags=8843<UP,BROADCAST,RUNNING,SIMPLEX,MULTICAST> mtu 1500 ether 0a:00:27:00:00:02 inet ...
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Connect to Internet from hosted virtual machine on internal VPN on OS X Server (El Capitan)

I've set up a FileMaker server running in a virtual host on OS X. I've also set up a VPN for clients to connect to the virtual host over the Internet. However I can't connect out to the internet from ...
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Is it possible to install puppet recipe on an existing system manually?

I have a Vagrant/Puppet Box configuration installing ubuntu, PHP, nginx, redis, etc ... I would like to apply same software on my current ubuntu vm with my working enviroment. I could Install the ...
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ufw portforwarding to virtualbox guest

My goal is to be able to connect using remote desktop on my desktop machine, to windows xp running in virtualbox on my linux server. My setup: server = debian squeeze, 64 bit, with a public IP ...
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TCP ACK delay by app / windows on VirtualBox Windows VM

I have a .NET windows service that uses an open source library (Asterisk.net - C#) to listen to TCP connections on a specific port. This service is deployed on a number of VM instances of Windows 7 ...
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Mount shared folder (vbox) as another user

I'm trying to mount my vbox shared folder every time my ubuntu starts. So, I added an entry on /etc/init with this: description "mount vboxsf Desktop" start on startup task exec mount -t ...
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Forwarding virtualbox VM's console output to host's console when starting with vagrant

I'm launching virtual machine with vagrant under virtual box and it silently dies: ==> appliance: Booting VM... ==> appliance: Waiting for machine to boot. This may take a few minutes... The ...
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Using KVM and VirtualBox VMs concurrently

I am considering moving several of my virtual machines to a single Linux system for a variety of reasons. The problem is that most VMs are KVM-based, but there are a few VirtualBox VMs as well. I ...
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Can't connect to WebServer inside (Vagrant) Virtualbox

I have a Vagrant Box with Virtualbox as the provider. The guest OS is Windows Server 2012 R2. I use the private network setting from vagrant with an arbitrary ip, which is unique. In the box, I have a ...
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Vagrant Error: Connection timeout. Retrying

I have a server with Ubuntu 12.04, Virtualbox 4.3 and Vagrant 1.5.1. I'm trying to use this box http://puppet-vagrant-boxes.puppetlabs.com/centos-64-x64-vbox4210.box however unsucessfully. When I run ...
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Authentication error in openStack's Horizon dashboard

I'm trying to setup an openStack controller from a VirtualBox VM. My VirtualBox host is Windows 10 and the guest is Ubuntu Server 14. The guest should (someday) function as an openStack controller, ...
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Vagrant / virtualbox DNS 10.0.2.3 not working

I am running a fresh install of Linux Mint Nadia (14). I am following the instructions on Vagrant: Getting Started but have gotten stuck on the Provisioning. It seems the Vagrant box cannot connect ...
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apt-get update hangs on fresh install of ubuntu 14.04.3 in virtual box

OK, it has been a while since I have configured a virtual box from scratch. Fresh install of ubuntu 14.0.4.3 lts no proxy or anything fancy the network adapter is set to bridged after the os ...
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Can I run VirtualBox with Bridged adapters on EC2 and GCE

I have a Ubuntu 14.04 host on GCE and I want to run a VirtualBox VM on it. The guest is also running Ubuntu 14.04. I want the VM to be visible to other machines in my VPC and bridged adapter seems to ...
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Can't Access VMware VM Remotely

I have a VM several layers away that I want to access remotely, but I can't get to it for some reason. I've tried several things to figure it out, and I wonder if I am missing something. I would ...
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Vagrant (Virtualbox) host-only multiple node networking issue

I'm trying to use a multi-VM vagrant environment as a testbed for deploying OpenStack, and I've run into a networking problem with trying to communicate from one VM, to a VM-inside-of-a-VM. I have ...
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Timeout while waiting for the machine to boot!! Vagrant-Virtualbox

I have gentoo(linux) host machine. On which, I have Virtualbox 4.3.28 and vagrant 1.4.3 installed(these are the latest available version for gentoo). On vagrant up, the Ubuntu 14.04 gets launched. ...