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How do I choose where I want a program to install like I can in Windows? I want to install Virtualbox and don't want it on the SSD, for obvious reasons.
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How do I choose where I want a program to install like I can in Windows? I want to install Virtualbox and don't want it on the SSD, for obvious reasons.
Installing VirtualBox itself to your SSD is fine. What you should worry about is where your virtual machine images are stored. By default these are in your home directory (which I presume you have on a HDD) in ~/.VirtualBox .
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