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Old 08-16-2015, 12:58 PM   #1
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VirtualBox configuration files

Hi! Where does VirtualBox stores configuration files?
I mean information about registered VirtualMachines.
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There is a file in <PATH>/Machines named, for example, Win7.vbox.

You should not edit it manually, that's done with the VirtualBox and virtual machine controls:
** If you make changes to this file while any VirtualBox related application
** is running, your changes will be overwritten later, without taking effect.
** Use VBoxManage or the VirtualBox Manager GUI to make changes.
<PATH> would be, in my case, /var/lib/virtual/Machines; if your virtual machine(s) is/are in your home directory, I believe it's ~/.virtual/Machines (don't remember, it might be ~/.virtualbox or something similar).

Hope this helps some.


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