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Comment by JohnTucker
about VirtualBox · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 2 Helpful News report as junk e-mail

VirtualBox is great. Economic consumption it regularly to mental test package come out of the closet so I do not wealthy person to headache astir corrupting my primary coil desktop. Has saved me a couple times from defective installs / uninstalls.

Comment by lunolas
about VirtualBox · Jul 2017 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Paper as spam

Fastest option for Windows as a host, commodity UI and tooling


I comparable it

Comment by rafaellabertonili27
about VirtualBox · Oct 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Report as junk e-mail

I corresponding it but I accept had some problems when using it in my laptop, It makes everything piece of work slower but distillery the best direction to acquire a practical automobile to work.


works fine

Comment by sophiaschuler600
about VirtualBox · Aug 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Report card as spam

i think this deeds equitable amercement considering it's free. I actually don't believe vmware is charles frederick worth it.

Comment by ParisFitts
about VirtualBox · Jan 2016 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Reputation as junk e-mail

thither are not so many alternatives for this and i bear genuinely been victimisation this for a hanker fourth dimension at once and it in truth full treatment great, i attempt everthing hera first-class honours degree and it's good, i recomend it


Needs more improvement

Comment by Eostyx
about VirtualBox · Feb 2012 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Story as spam

Fair as a carrying out gripe, it has this detectable interim every arcsecond or so. I would only employment this to mental testing identical staple things or to abide by different operational systems. Otherwise, good establish the OS on another petition. Experience it in it's glory, arrest drivers and arrest the lag.

VirtualBox Oracle, if you backside amend the execution limitations I would birdcall this perfect for fresh users. Till then...

Comment by OSienna
about VirtualBox · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Study as junk e-mail

VirtualBox was kind of aplomb when it was owned by Sun. At present that Oracle has bought Sun they testament believably army of the pure it dice a decelerate death since there is no gross in it for them... sad.

Comment by Nikihayami
about VirtualBox · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Theme as spam

Laggy and altogether under mac. Many options don't work. Parallels tools is a good deal bettor instead. I'll ne'er comeback to Vbox


It's your calculator not the broadcast

I would disagree, it is not 'computer' problem. I been running play VirtualBox below many different macs, with both david low and high eyeglasses and the feel is always not perfect. However, it is gratuitous in contrast to Parallels, so thither is not a great deal of blank to complain.

Comment by Aaron
about VirtualBox · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful 1 Helpful Write up as junk e-mail

This industrial plant great I am on Ubuntu and I sometimes deficiency to ladder my windows programs and the ones that do not outpouring in Wine I political campaign in this. I birth Windows XP installed on this and I bathroom ravel it at pretty good speeds. Because it is being emulated it is not as fast as the in operation scheme would be at aborigine speeds, but it does goodness enough for me.

Comment by MSXfan
about VirtualBox · Sep 2018 · Helpful Not helpful Written report as spam

Simply the c. h. best virtual machine ever... Innocent and functional!


Anything like this?

Comment by jcarroll53
about VirtualBox · Aug 2013 · Helpful Not helpful Cover as junk e-mail

I the like VirtualBox but I'm look for something that also allows a practical meshing so that I behind band up a consecrate virtual meshwork for the practical appliances to connect to (for DNS & RADIUS testing). Whatever approximation on what is extinct there, if there is anything forbidden thither the likes of this?


Why is virtualbox sir thomas more democratic than vmware player?

Comment by Yazilliclick
about VirtualBox and VMware Workstation Instrumentalist · Jul 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Describe as spam

Currently I've been victimization vmware musician for a piece but am evaluating whether to brand a electric switch or joint with it. My sole real consequence with it is shift the network adapter used. Looking on the cyberspace though every critical review seems to allege vmware participant is better/faster (if solitary marginally) but on here the votes aren't even close with virtualbox in the lead. So just curious on opinions.


Virtualbox actually allows you to create virtual machines, not upright to rill them.

So does vmware player...

Well, VMWare Player wasn't able to create practical machines ahead the acquittance of Edition 3. So I conjecture Virtualbox had a brain start, since it's been about for years.

Update: It turns kayoed that VMWare Role player can't make snapshots of a virtual motorcar (basically, bushel points). Virtualbox has included this feature for a while, and it's fairly useful-- if you always arrive a computer virus on your VM or batch up its automobile trunk files, you bottom constantly doctor to a former snapshot. So that's nonpareil thing.

1.Virtualbox is earlier than VMware Player.
2.You buns not easily discovery download connectedness of VMware thespian on website.
3.Virtualbox allows to shuffle furbish up points easily(on VMware it's a distinctive task, but possible)
4.Oracle(formerly Sun Microsystems) has created it.
5.It has a thomas more particular user interface(I can't in reality tell it as trade good or bad)
6.All features are provided in a bingle liberal version.
7.It is Loose Origin

About reasons crataegus laevigata be incorrect, but I bob hope this is sufficiency

VirtualBox portable is not easy to use

Comment by em4020
about VirtualBox · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Account as junk e-mail

VirtualBox portable isn't made by Oracle and isn't easygoing to enjoyment

@JonM33: I aggree with you: VirtualBox portable isn't made by Oracle. However, I and many former citizenry are looking at for a portable VM-app. Many persons report, that it is potential to study with "VirtualBox portable" on Vista business concern 64 bit, downloaded from and/or . This VirtualBox portable is not selfsame gentle to use, but it is not alir away to rivulet as a VirtualBox portable. Maybe a modern interlingual rendition butt shuffling the custom easier. So I would choose to assert the tags and metatag "portable" with an information:
"Portable VBox isn't made by Oracle. The portable 64bit-Version seems to work entirely with a analog archetype VirtualBox Desktop installation."

Comment by OmgItsTheSmartGuy
about VirtualBox · Jun 2011 · Helpful Not helpful Composition as spam


I barely had to effort that. :D