Tag: virtualization

Mount (Automount) VHD partition in Ubuntu host

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Most of the time you need to add hard disk space to you virtual machine without effecting Primary hard disk. Below procedure can be used to add another virtual hard disk to Ubuntu hosted inside Hyper-V. 1. Add new hard disk from VM settings. 2. Start virtual machine and start terminal or connect through terminal […]

Access SD Card on Linux from Windows using VirtualBox

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In order to use SD Card from Host OS (Windows) on Guest OS (Linux) through Oracle VirtualBox, follow below steps. Step 1 – Get the Device ID of your SD card reader. On Command Line enter below command wmic diskdrive list brief It will show something like this C:\Users\rizwan>wmic diskdrive list brief Caption DeviceID Model […]

Run Hyper-V and VirtualBox on the same machine

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On 64 bit Windows, if Hyper-V is enabled, VirtualBox cannot create virtual machines of 64 bit architecture. So in order to install 64 bit OS on VirtualBox, Hyper-V has to be disabled. Below are ways to enable/disable Hyper-V in Windows to install and run 64 bit virtual machines. Method 1 1. Open Windows Features. 2. […]