question on VirtualBox

Christoph Bier christoph.bier at
Tue Mar 4 18:29:36 UTC 2008

Frederik De Richter schrieb am 04.03.2008 18:30:

> Hi,
> I'm happily running Ubuntu Heron in a VirtualBox.
> I could not find out how I can maximize the window within VB. Is there a
> setting you can change? or is this restricted by the amount of Video Mem (I
> put it on max: 128 MB -- base Mem : 923 MB). Even if I use Full Screen Mode,
> the window size is still too small for some programs, so I cannot see some
> buttons situated at the bottom of  the some applications. Hope this makes
> sense.

I guess you need the binary distribution---not the OSE
packages---plus the guest additions. With this setup I can run
Windows XP in a virtual machine fullscreen with 1600 x 1200.

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