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Disable windows update in a virtualbox xp guest

The xp guest is prone to freeze (svchost.exe to 99% CPU) as a guest OS in a vbox machine in snow leopard (os x). To avoid this as much as possible, open and close programs slowly. And other suggestion: disable … Continue reading

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Resize a vbox disk

http://bytesymas.com/?p=36

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Shared folders with windows 7 host and ubuntu guest

http://www.liberiangeek.net/2012/05/access-virtualbox-shared-folder-from-ubuntu-12-04-precise-pangolin-guest-machine/   To get started, select the virtual machine to wish to configure then click ‘Settings’ and select the shared folder on the left menu. Click ‘Add’ the select the the folder to share. Login to Ubuntu and run the … Continue reading

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Start Vbox Machine since terminal

vboxmanage startvm <vmname>

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Share Folders Virtualbox

Host: LMDE Xfce Gest: Windows XP 1. Go to Configuración/CarpetasCompartidas, and add the folder you want to share. 2. Boot the xp system. Go to “ejecutar”. Ejecute this: net use x: \\VBOXSVR\nombre_carpeta Where “x” will be the unit of the … Continue reading

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Clone virtualbox virtual machines

VBoxManage clonehd /media/DATOS/VirtualBox/ORIGEN.vdi /media/47D74B4733C68769/DESTINO.vdi

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Add repositories in lmde. Install vbox in lmde

http://community.linuxmint.com/tutorial/view/208 http://ubuntu-cosillas.blogspot.com/2011/11/como-anadir-repositorios-en-lmde-mas-un.html

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