Posts by Michael Bose

How to Extract Content from VMDK Files: A Step-By-Step Guide

Sometimes a VM cannot be started, however you may need to access the data stored on a virtual disk used by a VM. This situation can happen after the unsuccessful installation of some applications, upd ...

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The Best Way to Reset the ESXi Default Password

Any user who installs the ESXi hypervisor must set the root password, but users and administrators cannot change the ESXi default password if it gets forgotten/lost. This approach may not be the best ...

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VMware Workstation Pro vs VMware Workstation Player: How They Compare

VMware is one of the leaders in the market of virtualization solutions and its products are greatly respected by a high number of users and customers. On top of enterprise grade VMware vSphere product ...

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VirtualBox Network Settings: Complete Guide

In this modern business world, networking is a crucial component of interactive computer operations. It is difficult to imagine how to exchange data between computers without networks in a world where ...

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How to Install Ubuntu on VirtualBox: Detailed Overview

Whether you are looking to try out some software, prepare for migration to Linux from Windows or macOS, test applications, network, or otherwise, you need to install Ubuntu on VirtualBox . Installing ...

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How to Make VirtualBox Full Screen: A Comprehensive Guide

After installing a guest operating system (OS) on VirtualBox, the interface of the guest OS is displayed in a windowed mode by default. Moreover, the size of that window is usually not big, and if you ...

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No Bootable Medium Found in VirtualBox: The Best Solution is Here!

Sometimes when you are creating a new VM or when you are trying to start an existing VM, your VM cannot boot and you get the error: No bootable medium found! System halted. In today’s blog post, we ...

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How to Install Kali Linux on VirtualBox: Complete Walkthrough

Kali Linux is a Debian-based Linux distribution developed for penetration testing, and is especially useful for security specialists and enthusiasts. Kali Linux, formerly known as BackTrack Linux, inc ...

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How to Install VirtualBox Extension Pack on Windows and MacOS

The previous blog post of our VirtualBox series covered VirtualBox update. After updating VirtualBox, it is recommended to update VirtualBox Extension Pack on a host machine and VirtualBox Guest Addi ...

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How to Update VirtualBox

VirtualBox is a reliable virtualization solution that is recommended for running virtual machines (VMs) on servers, desktops and laptops. As time marches forward, new versions of VirtualBox are releas ...

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