Really want to know how to install chrome Os on Virtualbox Pc?
If yes Keep reading this post.
Also Read: How to Install Windows 7 On VirtualBox
I was very curious when I first got to know about this virtualization software called “Virtualbox“.
At that time knowing about a single Pc running two Operating systems using this simple software was like magic.
And after knowing that, I started surfing on the internet & tried different OS which can be installed using this software.
Like Android, Linux, Windows XP/7/8/10 and the best macOS.
And now I am here installing this Google Chromium OS on Virtualbox.
So in this post, I will show you how to install & run Chromebook Chrome OS in VirtualBox on Windows 10.
Let’s see How.
Check out our latest post on installing Windows 11 on Virtualbox.
Table of Contents
Install Chrome OS on VirtualBox Virtual Machine
But before we begin.
Please make sure you have downloaded the Oracle VirtualBox & Chromium OS ISO or .ova file from the given link.
I know the file size is big, till then you can read How to Find & View Saved Passwords On Chrome.
Now I hope you have downloaded the files. So Let’s get started…
Note: Please make sure the Virtualization feature is Enabled in your BIOS Settings.
1. Install & Open VirtualBox
Download & install VirtualBox on Windows 10 properly. And then Open it by Right-Clicking on it & select the Run as administrator.
2. Import Chrome OS On VirtualBox
Import the downloaded Chromium Os file in VirtualBox by double-clicking on it. Or you can also click on File and then select Import Appliance… to import chrome OS.
3. Configuring Virtual Machine
After importing the ChromeOS file, a dialog box will appear showing all the default Appliance settings which are suitable for this OS. Now just click on the Import button & it will start importing with the default settings.
4. Start & Install Chromium OS On VirtualBox
Now Click on Start and it will start installing ChromeOS on VirtualBox.
Wait for 2 mins & it will show up on a CloudReady screen after installation.
Now Click on Continue & the next screen will ask for Adobe Flash EULA installation. So click on Accept and install to install it properly.
Now Sign in to your Chromebook with your Google Account.
And now choose a picture for the sign-in screen.
And Done! You have successfully installed the Chromium OS on VirtualBox.
5. Update Chromium OS
Now Click on the Chromium taskbar icon and the Open Chromium Browser.
Now Go to settings, then Click on About ChromeOS and it will start updating it.
That’s it! Enjoy Chromium OS on your PC.
Can I install Chrome OS on a PC?
Yes, you can easily install ChromeOS on a PC using Virtualization software like Virtualbox or VMware with a
Can you emulate Chrome OS?
Yes, you can emulate Chrome OS using the emulator but you can’t install it on your actual host system as an operating system.
How do I install Chrome OS on a virtual machine?
It’s pretty easy to install Chromium OS on a virtual machine, just you have to follow the steps.
1. Install Virtualbox
2. Import ChromeOS
3. Configuring Virtual Machine
4. Start Installing Chromium OS
5. Update to Latest Version
Is Chrome operating system free?
Yes, Chrome is an open-source operating system based on Linux and it’s absolutely free to use.
That’s it for now…
So that’s how you can easily install cloudready chrome os in Windows 10 using VirtualBox. And you can also follow the same method for Windows 7/8 as well.
Stay tuned for the next post on How to run virtual machine on chrome os.
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