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Compact the VDI disk

cd /d “C:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox” To list the VM’s details run: VBoxManage.exe list -l vms … Name:            RHINO W2012R2 … SATA (0, 0): D:\VirtualBoxVMs\RHINO W2012R2\Snapshots/{57f6550e-f818-4bcd-9d46-9b99ef168e5f}.vdi (UUID: 57f6550e-f818-4bcd-9d46-9b99ef168e5f) … Name:            JACK W2012R2 … SATA (0, 0): D:\VirtualBoxVMs\JACK W2012R2\Snapshots/{426e12f0-968a-4756-af0b-85f5bc22d466}.vdi (UUID: 426e12f0-968a-4756-af0b-85f5bc22d466) … To … Continue reading

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Oracle VirtualBox Networking

In case of two VM guests configure them to use NAT networking vs NAT. They will get different IPs in case of NAT networking rather than the same IP in case of NAT. You can also configure a second internal … Continue reading

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How to increase the resolution of Ubuntu on VirtualBox?

Mount VBoxGuestAdditions.iso from VirtualBox Manager GUI, or directly from C:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox\VBoxGuestAdditions.iso, to /media/cdrom0/ Inside the Ubuntu guest open a Terminal window, and run: sudo ./media/cdrom0/VBoxLinuxAditions.run — or — sudo apt-get install virtualbox-guest-utils virtualbox-guest-x11 virtualbox-guest-dkms

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