We have installed VirtualBox as describe on Tutorial : VirtualBox on openSUSE 11.1 Part 1. Now, we will continue the process by using VirtualBox and testing guest operating system. I’m using openSUSE 11.1 as guest OS. You may used another operating system instead of openSUSE.

  1. Open VirtualBox from kick off menu or by run VirtualBox (case sensitive) within konsole.
    VirtualBox Menu
  2. Choose Create menu
    VirtualBox Menu
  3. Typing your guest operating system
    VirtualBox Menu
  4. Specify memory for guest OS
    VirtualBox Menu
  5. Choose Virtual Disk. Click New button for create new virtual disk.
    VirtualBox Menu
  6. Click Next to start creating virtual disk
    VirtualBox Menu
  7. Choose the harddisk type, dynamic size or permanent. If you choose dynamic, VirtualBox will be resize dynamically according to your image size
    VirtualBox Menu
  8. Make a proper name for virtual disk
    VirtualBox Menu
  9. Finish
    VirtualBox Menu
  10. Next for continue the wizard
    VirtualBox Menu
  11. Finish the wizard
    VirtualBox Menu
  12. We have an existing virtual machine. We should continue our work by installing Guest OS. In this scenario, I’m using ISO image mounted as CD ROM. Let’s mount the CD ROM. Click on CD ROM.
    VirtualBox Menu
  13. Choose Mount CD/DVD Drive ISO Image File. If you wish to install from physical CD ROM, used Host CD/DVD Drive instead and goto step 15
    VirtualBox Menu
  14. Click lookup button (yellow button) and choose Add on mount dialog
    VirtualBox Menu
  15. Choose your ISO File
    virtualbox-iso1


    virtualbox-iso2
  16. Click Start and follow the installation wizard
    VirtualBox Menu
    VirtualBox Menu

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