VirtualBox

Set up shared folders between VirtualBox and Ubuntu. Really useful/productive. I occasionally do some MS-Access programming for a local company. Before I would boot into Windows (Dual boot) to use MS-Access then shutdown and reboot Linux. Use my email to transfer MS-Access program and communicate with client. Repeat above procedure. until project complete. Now I […]

Virtualbox clone

Increase Win 2000 size using the Virtualbox clone feature going from 10GB to 20GB, then using GParted to let Win 2000 “see” the extra space. Installed but could’nt get Oblivion to work. After researching it seems this is a problem with 3D graphics. Perhaps older games may work.

VirtualBox

Install Oracle’s VM VirtualBox on my Ubuntu Linux – I’m a little late to this topic on the PC. Why? I don’t know. It’s even more puzzling considering I was a IBM Systems Programmer and one of my responsibilities was administering the VM OS on the mainframe, before the this was ever available on the […]