How-to Install VirtualBox 5.4 by apt-get & Getting-Started on Linux Mint 14 Mate Desktop Step-by-Step Easy Guide

March 3rd, 2013 by Regaz



The Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install and Quick Getting-Started with Latest VirtualBox 5.4 by apt-get on Linux Mint 14 Mate Desktop.

Finally the post’s Content is Expressly Reduced to Give Focus to the Essentials Instructions and Commands.

VirtualBox & Linux
  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Linux Mint 14 Nadia Mate Open Terminal
  2. Installing Latest VirtualBox
    su 

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

    Search for the Latest VirtualBox Release:

    apt-cache search VirtualBox

    Installing VirtualBox:

    apt-get install virtualbox-

    How-to Add the VirtualBox Repo for Ubuntu Quantal Based:

    Ubuntu-Quantal Repo for VirtualBox
  3. Enabling Automatic VirtualBox Automatic Kernel Modules Rebuilding

    This is Useful in Case of a Future Kernel Update…

    apt-get install dkms
  4. Installing VirtualBox Guest Additions

    Linux VirtualBox How-to Install Guest Additions:

    Linux Installing Guest Additions
VirtualBox on Linux

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