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how to install Oracle VirtualBox?

  • #16720

    Hi All,
    I have downloaded oracle virtual box software. But it is on .ova format and I’m not able to figureout how to install it?
    Can some one please help me on this?
    Thanks

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  • #16721

    After I install Oracle Virtual box, I tried installing sand box.
    After completing the installation steps, when I try to start the machine, I am getting bellow error..
    “VT-x features locked or unavailable in MSR.
    (VERR _VMX_MSR_LOCKED_OR_DISABLED”

    Can some one help me to resolve this issue?
    Thanks

    #16784
    Carter Shanklin
    Participant

    Ravindra,

    Your computer either doesn’t support 64 bit VMs or the support is disabled in your computer’s BIOS. You can try booting into your BIOS and seeing if it has virtualization settings you can enable. You will need to refer to your manufacturer’s guides for any additional details.

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