Convert disk images to various formats using qemu-img

In this article, we would focus on how to convert disk images to various formats using command-line utility qemu-img in Ubuntu distribution. Disk images are virtual hard disks which are used with virtual machines. These disk images are used to emulate disk storage devices. Furthermore depending on virtualization used,…

How to install KDE Neon on Oracle VirtualBox Manager

KDE neon is an Ubuntu-based Linux distros featuring the latest stable cutting-edge KDE Plasma desktop and other KDE community apps. KDE Neon could be discribed as the world’s most customisable desktop, comprising of a stable Ubuntu long-term release as its core, while packaging some of…

Install VirtualBox Extension Pack

A lot of features offered by Oracle (the company that owns VirtualBox) are offered under a separate license from that of the core VirtualBox software. The latter is released under GPL version 2 which is doesn’t allow the former to come preinstalled alongside VirtualBox core…

How to Install CentOS 8 on VirtualBox

In this article, I am going to show you how to install CentOS 8 in a VirtualBox virtual machine. So, let’s get started. Downloading CentOS 8 ISO Installation Image: First, you have to download CentOS 8 ISO installation image from the official website of CentOS….

Installing Elementary OS Loki on VirtualBox

If Linux Mint is an operating system for Windows users trying out Linux for the first time, then Elementary OS is for Mac OS users. It’s custom desktop environment called Patheon is very reminiscent of the Mac experience although the underlying technology is not at…

How to Install VirtualBox 6 on Debian 10

This tutorial shows how to setup VirtualBox 6.1 on Debian 10 Buster, it is also useful for previous versions of Debian and for Ubuntu too. This tutorial shows the installation process through the .deb package available at VirtualBox official website omitting the process related to…

Install Manjaro Linux on VirtualBox

Manjaro Linux is based off of the Arch Linux distribution. It is meant to provide all the benefits of Arch Linux, its modularity, customizability, etc. At the same time, it tries to go beyond it Arch lineage by offering an easy to install system which…

How to Access VirtualBox 6 VMs Remotely

VirtualBox is an open source virtualization platform. It is an alternative to VMware Workstation Pro, VMware Player and VMware Fusion. VirtualBox VMs can be accessed remotely over the RDP (Remote Desktop Protocol) protocol. In this article, I am going to show you how to setup…

Install Linux Mint 19 in VirtualBox

Linux Mint is the first operating system that people from Windows or Mac ethos are pointed towards when they have to switch to Linux in their work environment or otherwise. Linux Mint has been around for quite some time (since 2006) and has grown and…

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