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Learning VirtualBox

VirtualBox—a free software virtualization package from Oracle that allows you to host multiple operating systems on a single physical machine—is an excellent solution for creating your own practice and testing environments. In this course, learn how to use VirtualBox to create virtual machines on your computer. Instructor Scott Simpson demonstrates how to set up VirtualBox and install both Windows 11 and Linux, complete with guest additions. He also highlights key VirtualBox techniques, including creating and deleting virtual machines, VirtualBox networking, using the VirtualBox command-line tools, transferring files, and working with guests, snapshots, clones, and more. By the end of this course, you’ll also know how to troubleshoot common problems when managing guests in VirtualBox.

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