Install VirtualBox 4.2.16 in Ubuntu 13.04

Add VirtualBox 4.2.16 to your Ubuntu 13.04 system

Install VirtualBox 4.2.16 in Ubuntu 13.04

Here's how you can install VirtualBox 4.2.16 in Ubuntu 13.04.

1. Open a terminal window.

2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.

su -sh -c ' echo "deb http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian precise contrib" >> /etc/apt/sources.list'

wget -q http://download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/debian/oracle_vbox.asc -O- | sudo apt-key add -

sudo apt-get update

sudo apt-get install virtualbox-4.2

Use VirtualBox to run Virtual Machines in Ubuntu 13.04

VirtualBox is a powerful tool, especially if you are a distrohopper that loves using various Linux distributions. You can run just about any distro in VirtualBox. You can even run Windows, if that floats your boat.

Additional Resources

VirtualBox Site

VirtualBox Documentation

VirtualBox Community

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