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Monday, December 23, 2013


VirtualBox is a free open source application which is available for all operating systems. It is the most commonly used Virtualization softwares.It is available for Windows,MacOSX,Linux

In this Tutorial I will tell you how to install virtualbox 4.3.6 on Ubuntu 13.04/12.10/12.04 & LinuxMint

Installation Procedure

Step 1: Login as root user and Install the Dependency Package

sudo su

apt-get install dkms

Step 2:Download and install the Key From oracle for virtualbox

wget -q http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/oracle vbox.asc -o- | apt-key add-

Step 3:Add the Oracle Key To Repository 

For Ubuntu 13.04

sh -c 'echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian raring  contrib" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/virtualbox.list'

For Ubuntu 12.10

sh -c 'echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian quantal contrib" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/virtualbox.list'

For Ubuntu 12.04

sh -c 'echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian precise contrib" >> /etc/apt/sources.list.d/virtualbox.list'

Step 4: Update the Repo

apt-get update

Step 5: Install Virtualbox

apt-get install virtualbox-4.3

That's it virtualbox installed successfully..............
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