April 25, 2014

Virtual Box and Ubuntu?

Im running Windows 7 and loaded Virtualbox 4.3.10 and installed Ubuntu 14.04 in it to test it out and learn. Install and set up seemed fine and all is running now however the Ubuntu screen remains small even if you maximize the Virtualbox screen. I tried to change the screen resolution in Ubuntu as it was set to high and I can not even scroll the screen down or left to right its just a fixed size. Is there a fix for this? Would another system other then Ubuntu work better with Virtualbox? Thanks in advance for any help

You need to install the Linux guest additions in your virtual machine so it...

You need to install the Linux guest additions in your virtual machine so it can load all the graphics drivers. In general I haven't had good experience with Ubuntu in virtualbox (specially versions with unity) however Kubuntu does seem to run better. Hope it helps

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