Problems and solution: Uninstalling VirtualBox old version

I had VirtualBox 3.2.8 installed on my system (Windows XP, i686). When I tried to install latest version 4.1.8, the installation sequence asked to uninstall version 3.2.8 and that required executable file of VirtualBox3.2.8. Which I had deleted! 😦 Now, what to do? I deleted VirtualBox folder from my program files directory. Then, my friend … More Problems and solution: Uninstalling VirtualBox old version

VMware player vs VirtualBox: which is better?

I have a Windows XP host machine with guest Ubuntu OS. I started with the latest VMWare player and benefits I noticed: VMware 1. Hassle-free installation of Ubuntu (VMware provides “easy install” for Ubuntu) 2. Seamless integration between guest and host OS o) You can copy-paste/ move files across host and guest! o) Clipboard is … More VMware player vs VirtualBox: which is better?

The best virtualization software: VirtualBox v/s VMPlayer

I was an avid user of VirtualBox and was pretty happy with it. It gave me freedom to experiment with different OS in a rather safe, transparent, and convenient way. So I used to keep Linux as host and Windows as guest. Performance was good and bugs were non-existent. Then I found VMPlayer. It surprised … More The best virtualization software: VirtualBox v/s VMPlayer