VirtualBox
Old Version of VirtualBox 4.2.0
Selected Version
VirtualBox 4.2.0
Supported Systems
Legacy OS support
Windows 2000, XP, Vista, 7, 8, Server 2003, Server 2010, Server 2012
License
Open Source
Release Date
13 September, 2012 (2 years ago )

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VirtualBox 4.2.0 (90.62 MB)

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System Requirements of VirtualBox 4.2.0
  • Windows XP
  • Windows XP x64
  • Windows Vista
  • Windows Vista x64
  • Windows 7
  • Windows 7 x64
  • Windows Server 2003
  • Windows Server 2008
  • Windows 8
  • Windows 8 x64
  • Windows Server 2012
Program Information of VirtualBox 4.2.0
Version Name:
VirtualBox 4.2.0

File Size:
90.62 MB

Released Date:
13 September, 2012 (2 years ago)

MD5 Checksum:
C8B4666B63ED5D72D7A28207E245272F

SHA1 Checksum:
9C7E753DA3193C125435833F8634A6972E0995A6

Version History of VirtualBox 4.2.0
This version is a major update. The following major new features were added:
  • Improved Windows 8 support, in particular many 3D-related fixes
  • GUI: VM groups (bug #288)
  • GUI: expert mode for wizards
  • GUI:…

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VirtualBox 4.0.6 requires an existing operating system to be installed. This allow you to run virtual machines created on one host on another host with… More
VirtualBox is a general-purpose full virtualizer for x86 hardware, targeted at server, desktop and embedded use. More
VirtualBox 4.0.6 a maintenance released to improve stability and fixes regressions. More
About VirtualBox

VirtualBox is a powerful x86 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).

Presently, VirtualBox runs on Windows, Linux, Macintosh and OpenSolaris hosts and supports a large number of guest operating systems including but not limited to Windows (NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7), DOS/Windows 3.x, Linux (2.4 and 2.6), Solaris and OpenSolaris, and OpenBSD.

VirtualBox Features

  • 64-bit guests (64 bit hosts with CPU virtualisation extensions or experimentally on 64bit capable 32bit host operating systems)
  • NCQ support for SATA raw disks and partitions
  • Snapshots
  • Seamless mode
  • Clipboard
  • Shared folders
  • Special drivers and utilities to facilitate switching between systems
  • Experimental OpenGL drivers for win32 and Linux to render on Host hardware
  • Command line interaction (in addition to the GUI)
  • Public API (Java, Python, SOAP, XPCOM) to control VM configuration and execution [16]
  • Remote display (useful for headless host machines)
  • Nested paging for AMD-V and Intel Core i7
  • Raw hard disk access - allows a guest operating system to access its virtual hard disk without going through the host OS file system
  • VMware Virtual Machine Disk Format (VMDK) support - allows VirtualBox to use a disk image created in VMware
  • Microsoft VHD support

Updates : VirtualBox Updates

Did You Know?

Presently, VirtualBox can be used on Windows, Linux, Macintosh and OpenSolaris Operating systems as hosts and supports a large number of guest operating systems.