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  1. VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as...

    is possible to do a dual bot with Windows and Linux without... about 21 days ago

    Take a look at AWS, I think they have a free option. I had a Windows server set up on aws for a year or so and didn't have any charges for it. You can also download the Oracle VM and run linux on the windows desktop.
  2. SolarWinds Virtualization Manager is a virtual machine monitoring and troubleshooting.

  3. Download VMware Workstation Player for free today to run a single virtual machine on a Windows or Linux PC. Organizations use Workstation Player to deliver managed corporate desktops, while students and educators use it for learning and training.

  4. Simple and powerful virtual machine for Mac. Mac virtualization software. Learn more about VMware Fusion and try it free today.

  5. Parallels Desktop is a virtualization software for Mac users to run Windows and Linux apps on OS X.

    VBA Userforms Excel Mac 2022 about 28 days ago

    After hours of frustration and looking for add-ins and loopholes, I finally found a solution to getting userforms into VBA mac. I downloaded a virtual browser though and have successfully been able to edit script and then run the file on my native OS through excel mac.
  6. Install Hyper-V on Windows 10

    My PC blue-screens after enabling Hyper-v:... about 7 months ago

    I ran the following command based on this guide: Enable-WindowsOptionalFeature -Online -FeatureName Microsoft-Hyper-V -All.
  7. QEMU (short for "Quick EMUlator") is a free and open-source hosted hypervisor that...

    From WampServer, to Vagrant, to QEMU about 3 months ago:

    As someone who enjoys playing video games, and a recent convert to Linux, I was well aware of the derth of support for games. I was also aware of some of the solutions, one of those being GPU passthrough to this thing called QEMU. QEMU is a fast and lightweight machine emulator and virtualizer. This was of course something that interested me, so I went about exploring QEMU and playing with it. When I first started...
  8. Boxes is an application that gives you access to virtual machines, running locally or remotely. It also allows you to connect to the display of a remote computer.

    My first month using linux about 11 months ago

    As someone else already suggested, install Boxes for super easy virtualization of Linux ISO's:
  9. Red Hat Virtualization is an open source, software-defined platform that virtualizes Linux and Microsoft Windows workloads.

  10. Learn how to install and use Windows on your Mac with Boot Camp. Find all the topics, resources, and contact options you need for Boot Camp.

    What's your preferred project management tool for tracking? about 7 months ago

    I did, I also teach it now, but I am talking about the utility included with macOS that lets you boot a Windows environment. Apple hardware is pretty solid so I ran windows on a PowerBook for many years.
  11. Proxmox is an open-source server virtualization management solution that offers the ability to manage virtual server technology with the Linux OpenVZ and KVM technology.

    A little help with table structure? about 4 months ago

    Hey everyone! I'm making a server management panel with Laravel using Proxmox ( as the API for directly managing the virtual machines.
  12. Kernel Virtual Machine is a highly advanced and professional level virtualization program designed for the Linux operating system based on the x 86 hardware systems.

  13. Optimized for server virtualization infrastructures, Citrix Hypervisor is a leading virtualization management platform that enables server consolidation and provides industry-leading scalability and performance under load.