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Discussion in 'General Software' started by MxPhenom 216, Aug 8, 2012.

  1. MxPhenom 216

    MxPhenom 216 Corsair Fanboy

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    I want to start messing around with virtual machines. What is a good Virtual Machine software? That is also free.
     
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    I've used virtual box in the past and have had no problems with it. It's free.
     
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    thanks, Ill check it out if anyone else doesn't reply
     
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    I think Virtual Box is pretty much the standard for free virtual machines.
     
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    VMWare Player is a good one too.
     
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    okay thank you. Thats what I was looking for. Going ot have to enable virtualization on my CPU. It won't make my system unstable with virtualization right?
     
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    or you can give parelells a try.
     
  8. MxPhenom 216

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    Im going to try out Vbox now. See which one I like more. Nothing wrong with having options with this type of thing.
     
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    Im also a fan of virtual box.
    vmware is also good and used it for sometimes but I'm more familiar with virtual box.
     
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    Try not to have too many hypervisors installed, as it may create conflicts and wonky networking issues with certain applications.
     
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