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software:virtualbox:cust_reso_w8

Add custom resolutions to Windows 8 guest in Virtual Box

Close your virtual machine, navigate to x:\Program Files\Oracle\VirtualBox\. Hold Shift and right click an open area of the window. Select “Open Command Window Here”. A command prompt window will open in exactly the correct directory to do the job

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VBoxManage.exe setextradata "virtualmachinename" CustomVideoMode1 1550x768x32

You can edit the name in quotes to your Windows 8 virtual machine name, as well as the custom resolution

software/virtualbox/cust_reso_w8.txt · Last modified: 2017/11/23 10:39 by tplecko