If you are keen to take the latest version of Android for a spin on your desktop computer, here is how to run Android in a virtual machine.
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For testing it is recommended to use a virtual machine so any fatal changes won’t affect your main system. Here are some virtual machines for Windows 10 that you can use.
If you’re looking to migrate from VirtualBox to VMware or vice versa, here’s how to convert virtual machines so you can take them with you.
Looking to install Ubuntu 14.10 in Virtualbox? Here are some of the problems you might face when installing Ubuntu 14.10 in Virtualbox, and the solutions.
It is easy to boot from ISO files or CD/DVD drive in Virtualbox, but what about USB drive? This guide shows you how to boot from a USB drive in VirtualBox.
Windows 10 Technical Preview is finally ready for testing. Here is how you can download, install and test out Windows 10.
Vagrant is a tool which works with virtualization software to provide an easy way to create, configure and reproduce virtual machines with a known state.
Can you run VirtualBox on your computer and then run another instance of VirtualBox inside that one? Find out the answer here.
If you want to access shared folder in Virtualbox with Ubuntu guest, here is how you can do so.
In this tutorial, we will show you how to import and export an OVA file into/from Virtualbox.
Virtualbox is a useful application that allows you to run another operating system in your Ubuntu. Here, we will show you how you can setup your Ubuntu so you can log directly into the Virtual Machine from the login screen.
If you are not able to install guest additions in Ubuntu 12.10 guest in Virtualbox, here’s the fix.
However, if you are using it as frequent as me, you will find that the 20GB of storage space get filled up very quickly. If you are looking to increase the virtual hard disk size, here is how you can do it.
The open-source WebOS project from HP may not be as popular as Android or iOS, but it is definitely still active and surviving. For those who are keen to test it without having a TouchPad, here is how you can run the WebOS emulator in Linux.
Virtualization is a hot topic nowadays. You will see most of the IT people (network and systems administrators) talking about Virtualization quite often. Before digging deep on what is virtualization, let’s talk a little about why we need or use virtualization software as it will help us better understand the concept.
If you do not own an Android phone, or that your phone has not been upgraded to Android 4.0 (Ice-cream sandwich) or you just plain curious how Android 4.0 running on a desktop will look like, here is your chance to find out now. The Android-x86 project, which brings the Android OS to x86 desktop, […]
If you need to test a software on Mac OSX, and it is not justifiable for you to get a new Macbook, a good way is to install the Mac OSX as a virtual machine in your Windows (or Linux) based PC. Both the two popular virtual machine software – Virtualbox and VMware, support Mac […]
I installed Ubuntu Natty on my Virtualbox (Ubuntu guest on Ubuntu host) and the first problem that greeted me when I boot up is the 16-bit display error message: The virtual machine window is optimized to work in 32 bit color mode but the virtual display is currently set to 16 bit. Please open the […]