Cloning a Machine With Virtualbox


Cloning Virtualbox Machine

Although Virtualbox allows you to build up your Linux distro, it offers so many more features.One of its great features is that is allows you to create clones. Essentially, cloning can be used as a backup mechanism for which to store copies of virtual machines. Therefore, you can easily save a machine that is detailed to your personal specifications, then, create a clone and experiment.

The image sequence below shows how to clone a virtual machine with Virtrualbox.

1) Select the machine you want to clone >Select 'Snapshots' >Click the sheep.

 

2) Name the backup.

 

3) Make a full clone.

 

4) Let it clone.

 

5) The new clone had been added and you can start it.