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VBoxVmService

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This package was approved by moderator Pauby on 2/5/2019.

The open source virtualization software VirtualBox is lacking an option to run virtual machines as a Windows NT/XP/2003/W7/W8x service entity. VBoxVmService does the trick!

To install VBoxVmService, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco install vboxvmservice

To upgrade VBoxVmService, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

C:\> choco upgrade vboxvmservice

Files

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    $packageName= 'VBoxVmService'
    $url        = 'https://github.com/onlyfang/VBoxVmService/releases/download/6.0-Pumpkin/VBoxVmService-6.0-Pumpkin.exe'
    
    $packageArgs = @{
      packageName   = $packageName
      fileType      = 'exe'
      url           = $url
      silentArgs    = "/VERYSILENT /NORESTART /NOCANCEL /CLOSEAPPLICATIONS /RESTARTAPPLICATIONS /SUPPRESSMSGBOXES"
      validExitCodes= @(0)
      softwareName  = 'VBoxVmService'
      checksum      = '24CC6DCF0C5F8C25FCA5181952E86C5525D83F981CAECE6C5DE1F3E1EC673546'
      checksumType  = 'sha256'
    }
    
    Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs
    

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Dependencies

Package Maintainer(s)

Software Author(s)

  • Mathias Herrmann
  • Zhe Fang
  • Runar Buvik

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Release Notes

https://github.com/onlyfang/VBoxVmService/blob/master/ChangeLog.md

Version History

Version Downloads Last updated Status
VBoxVmService 5.2 599 Wednesday, October 25, 2017 approved
VBoxVmService 5.1 398 Thursday, November 3, 2016 approved
VBoxVmService 4.1.2.1 549 Saturday, May 31, 2014  

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