VirtualBox

Changes between Initial Version and Version 1 of Ticket #7756, comment 111


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04/22/2019 04:04:59 PM (4 years ago)
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  • Ticket #7756, comment 111

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    551) **BEFORE ENDING** any VBox processes, I opened the directory where the VM's .vbox and Snapshots reside.  I copied (using control-C, control-V) the {VM-Name}.vbox file and the Snapshots/{timestamp}.sav file. The backup of the .vbox file is important in case you mess up your edited file. 
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    7 Also, apparently, the memory dump completes successfully, and it hangs writing out the .vbox file.  Killing the process erased this file the first time it happened, which is why the BEFORE is critical. 
     7Also, apparently, the memory dump completes successfully, and it hangs writing out the .vbox file.  Killing the process erased the .sav file the first time it happened, which is why the BEFORE is critical. 
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    992) Exit the Virtualbox UI.  Use Windows task manager to kill off the hung vbox process (this erases the memory-state's .sav file, which is why it's important to copy it. Yes, it's repeated because it's important) 

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