How to Install VirtualBox 6.4 By Apt-get & Getting Started on Linux Mint 14 Mate Desktop Step-by-Step Easy Guide

March 3, 2013 | By Duchateaux.

The Guide shows you Step-by-Step How to Install and Quick Start with the Latest VirtualBox 7.4 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


    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo

    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:

VirtualBox on Linux

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