Virt-Manager Quick-Start on Ubuntu GNU/Linux Easy Guide

April 5, 2018 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Virt-Manager Quick Start on Ubuntu

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Quick Start with Virt-Manager on Ubuntu GNU/Linux Desktop.

And Virt-Manager for Ubuntu is a desktop UI for Managing Virtual Machines through libvirt. It primarily targets KVM VMs, but also manages Xen and LXC (linux containers).

Furthermore, Virt-Manager make use of the KVM Hypervisor Accelerator and QEMU Virtualizer to run Virtual Operating systems on Ubuntu.

Finally, this guide includes detailed instructions to Create & Run Virtual Machines on Virt Manager for Ubuntu Desktop.

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  1. 1. Launching Terminal

    Open a Terminal window
    Ctrl+Alt+t on Desktop
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

     - Open Terminal Shell Emulator
  2. 2. Installing KVM

    How to Install KVM on Ubuntu GNU/Linux

    KVM Ubuntu Setup Guide
  3. 3. Installing Virt-Manager

    Then Install Virt-Manager App

    sudo apt update
    sudo apt install virt-manager
  4. 4. Running Virt-Manager

    And to Launch Virt-Manager UI
    From Shell:


    Or instead make use of the Desktop facilty…
     - Launching Virt-Manager

  5. 4. Creating Virt-Manager VM from ISO

    How to Create Virt-Manager Virtual Machine from ISO

    Virt-Manager VM from ISO Visual Guide
  6. 5. Launching Virtual Machine

    Finally, Launch & Enjoy QEMU Virtual Machine

     - Virtual Machine on Virt-Manager
  7. So Now I’m truly Happy if My Guide could Help You to Quick-Start with Virt-Manager on Ubuntu!

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