Can't install Linux Mint in Oracle Virtual Box on Windows 10

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SRD
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Can't install Linux Mint in Oracle Virtual Box on Windows 10

Post by SRD » Mon Dec 18, 2017 4:59 am

If I use linuxmint-18.3-cinnamon-32bit to boot from, I receive:
This kernel requires the following features not present on the CPU: pae
Unable to boot - please use a kernel appropriate for your CPU.
If I use linuxmint-18.3-cinnamon-64bit to boot from, I receive:
This kernel requires an x86-64 CPU, but only detected an i686 CPU.
Unable to boot - please use a kernel appropriate for your CPU.
I have the following CPU:
Image

I have enabled virtualization in the BIOS.

Help appreciated.

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Re: Can't install Linux Mint in Oracle Virtual Box on Windows 10

Post by wallyUSA » Mon Dec 18, 2017 8:42 am

I did a Google search of your error message and found several suggestions:
“Enable PAE in your VM settings”
Under Settings, System

HTH
Tara Cinnamon 3.8.3 Kernel 4.15.0-22 (64 bit)
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Re: Can't install Linux Mint in Oracle Virtual Box on Windows 10

Post by silfox2000 » Mon Dec 18, 2017 9:01 am

On the system settings of the virtual machine, go to processor tab and enable PAE/NX.

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