How-to Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Linux Desktop on VirtualBox 5.3.X Easy Visual Guide

March 5th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installation Steps on VirtualBox




The Tutorial Shows You Visually and Step-by-Step How-to Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr Unity Linux Desktop on Oracle VirtualBox 5.3.X.

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Come with only Some New Features:

  • Qt 5.2
  • GRUB 2.02
  • Torrents Searching from Ubuntu Dash

To the Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installation Guide Bottom Link to Guest Additions Installation for Ubuntu Linux 14.04 Desktop.

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Featured
  1. Download Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop i386/amd64:

    Get Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty ISO
  2. Create a New Virtual Machine

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Create VM

  3. Set Name and OS Type

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - OS Name and Type

  4. Set RAM Size

    If Possible leave At Least 1,5Gb…

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Set RAM

  5. Create a New Virtual Disk

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Create New VD

  6. Default VDI Format Should be Just Good

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Set VD Type

  7. Choose the Allocation Type

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Dinamic Allocation

  8. Set the Disk Size

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - VD Size

  9. Check if ISO is Loaded

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Settings

    Eventually Browse for the ISO Location

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Set ISO

  10. Starting the Virtual Machine

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop Installation Steps on VirtualBox 5.3.X - Start VM

  11. Starting Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installation

  12. Prepare for Installation

    Eventually Check the Third Party Software

  13. Here You can Simply Take the Defaults

    Or Opt for a LVM SetUp…

  14. Setting Up Country and Time Zone

  15. Select the Keyboard Layout

  16. User SetUp

  17. Eventually Log-In on Ubuntu One

    Ubuntu One is Good for Synchronizing Your Stuff on All the Ubuntu Devices…

  18. Then Start the Installation and Auto-Configuration

  19. When Done then Re-Boot Into the Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop!

    If the Re-Boot is Lagging then Select Re-Start from the VMs Menu…

  20. How-to Install Guest Additions for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop:

    Guest Additions Installation Guide

Easy Tip: Use the Dash to Start Looking for Extra Stuff on Ubuntu :)

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