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VirtualBox is a family of powerful x86 virtualization products for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL).

Presently, VirtualBox runs on Windows, Linux and Mac hosts and supports a large number of guest operating systems including but not limited to Windows (NT 4.0, 2000, XP, Server 2003, Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 10), DOS/Windows 3.x, Linux (2.4, 2.6, 3.x and 4.x), more...

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Version 5.0.24:
  • [VMM] reverted to the old I/O-APIC code for now to fix certain regressions with 5.0.22. This means that the networking performance with certain guests will drop to the 5.0.20 level. One workaround is to disable GRO for Linux guests.
  • [Main] when taking a screenshot, don't save garbage for blanked screens
  • [NAT] correctly parse resolv.conf file with multiple more...


  • OS X 10.6 or later

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Current Version (5.x)


Downloads 531,699
Version Downloads 974
Type Utilities / System
License Free
Date 30 Jun 2016
Platform Intel 64 / OS X
Price Free
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