Microsoft – Changing SID of cloned VMs

On the machine level, every computer is identified by a unique value; named Security ID or SID. SID is calculated in the process of the installation of every Windows machine. Whether the computer is part of the workgroup (or it’s just a stand-alone computer), the value of SID is not crucial. Read More …

Duplicate a VDI (VirtualBox Virtual Disk)

If you’re running VirtualBox on a Windows computer, you’ll probably run into errors from time to time: especially duplicating VMs Read More …

Import OVF and OVA Virtual Machine Images in VMware and Virtualbox

This guide explains how to import virtual machine images in the vendor neutral OVF and OVA format into VMware and Read More …

Find Intel Virtualization Technology (VT-X) and AMD-V in BIOS

Most of the time, hardware virtualization technology extensions should be enabled in motherboard BIOS in order to run recent OS Read More …

Converting and cloning virtual HDDs between VDI, VMDK and VHD

There are several disk image formats used by virtualization software; VDI for Oracle VM VirtualBox, and VMDK for VMware vSphere, Read More …