In this video, Mike walks the viewer through the process of setting up a new virtual machine. The host OS is Windows 10; Oracle VM VirtualBox is the type 2 hypervisor. The VM Mike installs is Ubuntu Linux. During the setup, Mike explains details specific to VirtualBox and Ubuntu, and details that apply to any virtual machine installation.
Well, okay for a nerd like me it is. … It's a lot of fun. … You can really do some amazing stuff. … Like for example, let's say you're a Windows person … and you want to be able to try Linux. … Well, you could erase your Windows and put a copy of Ubuntu … you're going to have to learn Linux, Windows people, … of Oracle VirtualBox, it's free. … And set yourself up a virtual machine for Ubuntu. … as our first virtual machine. … Now again, there are other hypervisors out there. … It's easy to get a copy of VirtualBox. … Just use your search tools and type in virtualbox. … And that will point you, … I like to skip the ads, … here we go Oracle VM VirtualBox right here. … Right over here is downloads. … So what you want to do is you want to download … the hypervisor for your platform, … so notice that it works on Windows, Mac, and Linux. … It works no just about anything. … So you can download the tool that you want. … Now the only other thing that you need to be careful about, … The extension pack adds a lot of extra features …
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