Preface

Table of Contents

1. Audience
2. Related Documents
3. Conventions
4. Documentation Accessibility
5. Access to Oracle Support

The Oracle VM VirtualBox User Manual provides an introduction to using Oracle VM VirtualBox. The manual provides information on how to install Oracle VM VirtualBox and use it to create and configure virtual machines.

Audience

This document is intended for both new and existing users of Oracle VM VirtualBox. It is assumed that readers are familiar with Web technologies and have a general understanding of Windows and UNIX platforms.

Related Documents

The documentation for this product is available at:

https://www.oracle.com/technetwork/server-storage/virtualbox/documentation/index.html

Conventions

The following text conventions are used in this document:

  • boldface: Boldface type indicates graphical user interface elements associated with an action, or terms defined in text or the glossary.

  • italic: Italic type indicates book titles, emphasis, or placeholder variables for which you supply particular values.

  • monospace: Monospace type indicates commands within a paragraph, URLs, code in examples, text that appears on the screen, or text that you enter.

Documentation Accessibility

For information about Oracle's commitment to accessibility, visit the Oracle Accessibility Program website at http://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=acc&id=docacc.

Access to Oracle Support

Oracle customers that have purchased support have access to electronic support through My Oracle Support. For information, visit http://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=acc&id=info or visit http://www.oracle.com/pls/topic/lookup?ctx=acc&id=trs if you are hearing impaired.