How To Deploy A VIrtual Machine In VirtualBox

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This post will demonstrate how you can quickly build a Windows XP virtual machine in VirtualBox. You may use this machine to test old Windows features or for Cisco labs.

Download the Windows XP image from this link. This is an official release meant for developers and Internet Explorer testers.

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Download and install Oracle VM VirtualBox software. This is a free virtualization software that is very similar to Vmware. You can download VirtualBox here.

After you install Oracle VM VirtualBox, we need to import the XP virtual machine into it.

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After that, you’ll see the new virtual machine on the left pane of the VM VirtualBox software.

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Keyboard Banger is a network engineer from Africa. He has been working in network support and administration since 2008. He started writing study notes about certification exams and technology topics a couple of years ago. When he's not writing articles, he can be found wandering on technical forums.


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