Course Description

How to Install Ubuntu Linux on a Virtual Machine

Are you looking to explore the world of Ubuntu Linux but not ready to commit to a full installation on your physical machine? Virtual machines provide a safe and convenient way to experiment with different operating systems without affecting your main setup. In this guide, we will walk you through the process of installing Ubuntu Linux on a virtual machine using VirtualBox.

Step 1: Download Ubuntu ISO

The first step is to download the Ubuntu ISO image from the official Ubuntu website. Make sure to select the appropriate version based on your system architecture.

Step 2: Install VirtualBox

If you don't already have VirtualBox installed on your computer, download and install it from the official VirtualBox website. VirtualBox is a free and open-source virtualization platform that allows you to run multiple operating systems on a single machine.

Step 3: Create a New Virtual Machine

Open VirtualBox and click on "New" to create a new virtual machine. Follow the wizard to set up the virtual machine, including selecting the Ubuntu ISO file as the installation media.

Step 4: Install Ubuntu

Start the virtual machine and follow the on-screen instructions to install Ubuntu on the virtual hard drive. You can choose