Here, you will find links to VirtualBox binaries and its source code.
By downloading, you agree to the terms and conditions of the respective license.
- VirtualBox 5.1.20 platform packages. The binaries are released under the terms of the GPL version 2.
- VirtualBox 5.1.20 Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack All supported platforms
Support for USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 devices, VirtualBox RDP, disk encryption, NVMe and PXE boot for Intel cards. See this chapter from the User Manual for an introduction to this Extension Pack.
The Extension Pack binaries are released under the VirtualBox Personal Use and Evaluation License (PUEL).
Please install the extension pack with the same version as your installed version of VirtualBox:
If you are using VirtualBox 5.0.38, please download the extension pack here.
- VirtualBox 5.1.20 Software Developer Kit (SDK) All platforms
See the changelog for what has changed.
You might want to compare the SHA256 checksums or the MD5 checksums to verify the integrity of downloaded packages. The SHA256 checksums should be favored as the MD5 algorithm must be treated as insecure!
Note: After upgrading VirtualBox it is recommended to upgrade the guest additions as well.
The VirtualBox User Manual is included in the VirtualBox binaries above. If, however, you would like to take a look at it without having to install the whole thing, you also access it here:
You may also like to take a look at our frequently asked questions list.
VirtualBox older builds
The binaries in this section for VirtualBox before version 4.0 are all released under the VirtualBox Personal Use and Evaluation License (PUEL). As of VirtualBox 4.0, the Extension Pack is released under the VirtualBox Personal Use and Evaluation License and the other packages are released under the terms of the GPL version 2. By downloading, you agree to the terms and conditions of the respective license.
The VirtualBox sources are available free of charge under the terms and conditions of the GNU General Public License, Version 2. By downloading from the below links, you agree to these terms and conditions.
- Browse the source code repository
This is the current development code, which is not necessarily stable.
- Checking out from our Subversion server.
svn co http://www.virtualbox.org/svn/vbox/trunk vboxThis is the current development code, which is not necessarily stable.
After getting the sources in one of the ways listed above, you should have a look at the build instructions.
Please also take a look at our licensing FAQ, in particular regarding the use of the name VirtualBox.
Pre-built VirtualBox VMs
There are some pre-built VMs designed for developers and the curious over on the Oracle Tech Network site.