How to import OVA File into Virtual box(with pictures)

A virtual Box is a powerful tool from Oracle. It creates virtual machines on Windows, Linux, Mac, etc. I have my own OVA file for another instance to create a new machine platform.

Simple steps to import OVA files into Virtual Box

Step 1: Open Virtual Box, on top of menu will showing some options like File, Machine, Help

Step 2:  Click on File option to show the all details below

Step 3: Choose option Import Appliance

Step 4:  Click on Folder icon for select your OVA file in the import box.

Step 6: Deploying your OVA file into Virtual path then click on Next button for further steps

Step 7: Select the import button in bottom. If you want to change details go to main Settings menu with in Virtual Box.

Step 8 : After importing your OVA files to import into Virtual Box it will take more time. For setting up all files into your VM

After successfully importing ova file then open and use it simply.

How to Configured Bridged Networking for an Existing Virtual Machine

Virtual Box is an open-source hosted hypervisor for PCs developed by Oracle. Virtual Box may be installed on a number of hosting operating systems like Windows, Linux, Mac OS, etc.

Here will Windows system has hosted and installed alongside Windows for Linux operating system

First Download and Install Virtual Box in your machine. After that will open Virtual Box then follow below steps :

Step 1: Open Virtual Box click on Settings icon

Step 2: Click on Network then will go Enable Network Adapter choose options then click on Ok

Step 3: Select  Bridged Adapter then click on OK


If any confusing with above steps then will go with below link



Nowadays Virtual Box is more popular because it is open-source and installed so many hosts depends upon our machine. And it is simple to download and install very simple for beginners and admins.

Virtual Box uses for the organization because running multiple operating systems simultaneously and it run more than one operating system at a time for all users. It uses without any risk and incredibly reliable and run it simply.

Network types in Virtual Box:

Bridged Networking

In mostly Bridged Networking, the guest system will receive direct access to the network to host system connected directly

NAT Service

First NAT means Network Address Translation service for communication in between Host and guest systems. It is like a router and directly access to host systems from guest systems. The NAT service-connected in Internal networking like LAN and Intranet.

Host-Only Networking

In Host-only networking communication between guest systems and the host system is connected but we need customized network interfaces.

Internal Networking

In Internal Networking communication between guest systems and the host system connected is possible. Here also we need customized network interface will be used in between Host and Guest Host system.

How to resolve Failed to open a session for the virtual machine Error code :0x80004005 with Pictures

In the Windows operating system try to open Linux machines so will try with Virtual Machines, Virtual Box. But some times I opened Virtual Box got this type of error code: 0x80004005 on Windows.

Here are simple steps to resolve this error code with screenshots.

Step 1: Open Virtual Box with Run as administrator. Then it showing below snapshot error: 0x80004005 belongs to Failed to open a session for the virtual machine. Check with this error correct or not.

Step 2:  After the check, this type of error on top of the left showing options are like New, Settings, Start button. Now, go with Start button then choose options from Strat button.

Step 3: After clicks on Select button options go with the Headless Start option. Click on Headless start button simply.

Step 4: After click on Headless start button. It will automatically redirect to again Start button. So now click on Start button simply. Now, start button acts like a Headless start button.

Step 5: Now, the issue may be solved. If an issue is still pending then close it Virtual Box. Then open with Headless start option. It means that Restart the Virtual Box.

Note: If successfully done with above steps then login with your Virtual Box credentials. If an error is still pending failed to open a session for the virtual machine Error code: 0x80004005 then first restart Virtual Box after that restart Windows operating system also.

Summary: Nowadays VirtualBox usages are rapidly increasing due to needs to another machine along with other operating systems. Everyone wants to Windows and Linux machine in Computer so Virtual Boxes are needy. Sometimes Virtual Box gets some issues like Network issue with error code. Here is Virtual Box starting problem with Error code: 0x80004005. So provided resolutions with pictures for easily solve to the issue.

How to Install Ubuntu\Linux on VirtualBox

Virtual Box is an open-source hosted hypervisor for PCs developed Oracle it handles running multiple operating systems simultaneously.

You have Windows operating system but you want to Ubuntu but you don’t need alongside with your windows so first install Virtual box after that will go with Ubuntu iso installation.

How to Install Ubuntu on Virtual Box Simple Steps for beginners

Step 1: Open Virtual Box and Click on New button.

Step 2: Enter your operating System Name dependents upon Ubuntu/Linux or Fedora  your operating system

Step 3: Select your Memory size depends on your machine Hard Disk.


Step 4:  After that Click on Create a Virtual hard disk



Step 5: Choose your option whether your file belongs whether Image file or Disk file


Step 6: Storage on Physical hard disk select Dynamically allocated because some times Fixed size is not comfortable

Step 7: Select File location and Size for per your requirement

Step 8: Right-click on your Ubuntu/Linux image then will go with the start


Step 9: After that start, button click on Normal Start

Step 10: Browse your Ubuntu iso file

Step 11: If you need any changes to press F12 boot device otherwise leave it

Step 13: Loading ISO file

Step 14: Click on Install Ubuntu will go with next steps

Step 15: Check the “Erase disk and Install Ubuntu in Virtual Box.

Step 16: Create a User name and Password

Step 17: After Installation Complete Restart Now 

Step 18: Enter your Password

Step 19: Successfully completed Ubuntu\Linux on Virtual Box

Step 20: If you want to close your Virtual Machine click on Power off the machine

In this video explain how to install Ubuntu alongside Windows on Virtual Box simple steps :

Virtual Box is nowadays more popular because it is open-source software and installed many hosts depends upon your machine and it uses without any risk and incredibly reliable and runs it simply.