Latest Pre Installed VirtualBox Images, Free VDI VirtualBox Image Download

Find out below links and VDI providers where you can download and use pre installed Operating Systems for Oracle VirtualBox on Windows platform. It is always good to download these pre installed, pre-configured VB guest addition tools virtual machines instead of installing from beginning with ISO or DVD. This post will be useful to find out the links to download pre installed OS VirtualBox VDI images for free. These pre installed VirtualBox images can work on any Windows Operating Systems including Windows 8.1, 8 and Windows 7 on either laptop or desktop.

These are direct downloads from the hosted websites, not from torrent sites. So do not worry about spyware, malware or virus issues since these images are from reputed websites.  Microsoft also provide pre installed VirtualBox images of their latest Windows Operating Systems.

Pre Installed Microsoft Operating Systems VDI (VHD) – Server, Client

Microsoft’s modern.IE provides most of the recent Client Operating Systems in famous pre install virtual machine format including VirtualBox.

Visit Microsoft Modern.IE website and select the Virtual machine OS version you want to download. Though the main aim of modern.IE is to provide the all Internet Explorer versions as virtual machine for testing purpose, still we can utilize this platform and same Virtual machines to play around with other features.

For example, to download Windows 10, select the below version.

download Windows 10 pre installed virtualbox

As you could see, they support Hyper-V platform (Windows 2008 and 2012 R2), VMware and VirtualBox for Windows. Here we will be selecting VirtualBox for Windows.

for vb

3rd option will allow you to download the required files (part by part).

download vm

Once you have downloaded these files, executing the first file will extract and combine the files as single .OVA file which is ready to import on Oracle VirtualBox.

Server Versions

You can visit this download page of Server VHD files from Microsoft here. After downloading pre installed VHD files, you can follow this guide to attach VHD files to VirtualBox and use virtual machine.

This guide shows how to download pre installed Windows 2012 R2 server and run it on VirtualBox with Windows 8.1.

and some more famous pre installed VHD images which can work on Oracle VirtualBox,

Windows Server 2008 R2 Enterprise Edition x64 (Full Install)

Microsoft Windows 7 Enterprise

Exchange Server 2010 for Windows Server 2008

Linux & Open Source VirtualBox Image VDI Download

Android 4.4 KitKat (pre installed image and guide), you can use some famous instant messaging apps on your PC with this method.

Android 4.3 Jelly Bean ( image and installation guide)

Latest Linux VDI Images

Free Linux VDI Image download

The most popular VDI images including Ubuntu, CentOS, Debian..etc.

ubuntu gnome vdi download

More VDI From Different Sources

Archlinux (website).

CentOS (website): the installation is done from the DVD, with default parameters set

Damn Small Linux (website): the installation is done from the CD, with default parameters set.

Debian (website): the installation has been done from the netinstall ISO image for the x86 architecture.

DeLi Linux (website).

Dreamlinux (website): the installation has been done from the CD, with default parameters set.

Fedora (website).

Fluxbuntu (website): the installation is done from the CD, with default parameters set.

Gentoo (website): the installation is done from the ISO image, then customized .

Some free pre installed OS VDIs available for download here.

Hope this complete list of links would be useful to download latest pre installed VirtualBox images in 2015.

Comments

  1. says

    Hii Dinesh,

    Thank you so much for sharing this detailed guide related to Pre install virtual machine. The best part of this tutorial is, you covered each and every possible options details here.

    Thanks again for this great share :)

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