[SOLVED]Fedora25 not running in virtualbox

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ucma
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[SOLVED]Fedora25 not running in virtualbox

Postby ucma » Sat Sep 02, 2017 11:55 pm

hi!
Tried to start Fedora in virtualbox 5, but it fails to start,giving the following message :


Failed to open a session for the virtual machine FEDORA25.

VT-x is disabled in the BIOS for all CPU modes (VERR_VMX_MSR_ALL_VMX_DISABLED).

Result Code: NS_ERROR_FAILURE (0x80004005)
Component: ConsoleWrap
Interface: IConsole {872da645-4a9b-1727-bee2-5585105b9eed}

any suggestions pls?...
Last edited by ucma on Sun Sep 03, 2017 10:27 am, edited 2 times in total.
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Re: Fedora25 not running in virtualbox

Postby MintBean » Sun Sep 03, 2017 12:05 am

Well I would start by enabling VT-x in the BIOS. Might not solve the problem but it will at least give you a decent speed boost when you do,

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Re: Fedora25 not running in virtualbox

Postby k-314 » Sun Sep 03, 2017 1:42 am

MintBean wrote:Well I would start by enabling VT-x in the BIOS.


Enable it here ...

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Re: Fedora25 not running in virtualbox

Postby catweazel » Sun Sep 03, 2017 1:45 am

k-314 wrote:Enable it here ...

"VT-x is disabled in the BIOS"
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