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One Click install Kali Linux on VirtualBox
I am happy to share with you “one click install Kali Linux on Virtualbox”. Kali Linux new version 2017.1 has been released with new features. If you have older version installed, you can update in newer version How to update and upgrade Kali Linux to 2017.1 if you are not using before, you can install it on virtual box and start exploring it.
- Installed Virtualbox
- Kali Linux Virtualbox Image. https://www.offensive-security.com/kali-linux-vmware-virtualbox-image-download/
Now we are one click away to install Kali Linux on Virtualbox, after downloading the virtualbox image double click on Kali Linux 2017.1 -x-x.ova file. Virtualbox will be open with a new window called appliance settings.
Click on Import, and virtual machine settings will be import. don’t go for coffee it will not take a long time.
So Kali Linux is ready to use on virtualbox.
But in other hand if you have downloaded ISO image then move to next step and install it.
How to install Kali Linux on VirtualBox
Kali Linux Virtual Machine Requirements:
Before starting to install you need to a little bit setting in you virtual machine first.
Step 1 Insert Virtual Installation CD/DVD of Kali Linux:
1. Go in settings of Kali Linux Virtual Machine.
2. Go in Storage > Controller: IDE > Select Empty
3. Click on CD icon in right side of CD/DVD drive: >choose a Virtual CD/DVD disk file >Click on it then new window will be popup.
4. Give the path of Kali Linux DVD image After adding virtual DVD in your Virtual Machine, It will ready to boot with Kali Linux live DVD.
Step 3: Now here you have many choice for selection so select install or Graphical install (both are some only difference of graphic interface) my recommendation is select Graphical install. After pressing Enter installation will be start.
Step 5: Select your Country And click Continue.
Step 6: Select Keyboard type by default it will remain American English and click on Continue after it will take little bit time to installing component in you system.
Step 7: This screen ask you provide host name (which will show in network means your computer name . you can put any name whatever you want either set Kali.
Step 11: Most important part of installation to setup partition if you are new user and going to install Kali Linux in Virtual machine so Select first option Guided : Use entire disk:
Note: if you are going to make you system system duel boot don’t select entire disk option by this your complete hard disk will be used by the Kali Linux system & you will lose your all data so be careful.
Step 12: your hard disk will show here select and Click on Continue.
Step 13: Select all files in one partition & Continue because this tutorial for new user and you are.
Step 14: Select Finish partition and write changes to disk & Continue.
Step 17: Select yes and Continue.
Step 18: Finish installation and Continue.
Video Tutorial: How to install Kali Linux on virtualbox
Going to finish installation and system will restart with Kali Linux Operating System.