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Originally Posted by _LDC_ View Post

I see, that's useful too. Does it still need tweaking to recognize external devices? (USB and such, some years ago when I was using it under Linux, that was its weak point imho)
VMware, at least under that aspect, is quite efficient, I will give Virtualbox another shot, am curious to see how it did improve through the years. thumb.gif

Yeah, I never liked it until about a year after Oracle bought up VirtualBox.Then when I tried it again it worked great. I get better performance than VMware (faster boot speeds), better control over virtual hardware, and a higher cap on what I can virtualize to one machine.

Ditched VMware Workstation for VirtualBox over a year ago and I'm not going back. Also, VMware can export a VM to a 3rd party format that VirtualBox can read so your VMs just transfer over like nothing changed - always double check the hardware before you reload the VM though.
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