Speeding up Ubuntu with Lubuntu

I changed my Ubuntu desktop from unity to LXDE. Unity and LXDE are both Ubuntu desktop alternatives. LXDE is a cut-down desktop environment using lower specs and so can run faster on older computers or when using Ubuntu within a virtual machine. Speeding up Ubuntu with Lubuntu becomes possible with only a few commands. Lubuntu is …

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Adding Virtual Box Shared Folders

Before starting ensure that you have updated VirtualBox to the latest version. Adding Virtual Box Shared Folders is easy but can be frustrating if you have not done it before. The guide assumes that you are trying to add shared folders on a Linux virtual machine. First Step – Install Guest Additions The first step is …

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Enable VT-x/AMD-V Hardware Acceleration AMD

When trying to create a virtual machine on my computer I received the following error regarding hardware acceleration. VT-x/AMD-V hardware acceleration has been enabled, but is not operational…. Please ensure you have VT-x/AMD-V enabled in the BIOS of your host computer I have an AMD motherboard and for others with an AMD motherboard, this can be fixed …

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