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tjwoosta
September 22nd, 2008, 12:53 AM
so i have last question about virtualbox and everything will be setup pro

i want make a launcher on AWN that will open a virtuabox guest session

i dont want the virtualbox manager thing to come up at all
(only the actual virtual windows xp and thats it)

so what would i use for a command?

i know i have seen it previously somewhere but i cant find it anywhere

howefield
September 22nd, 2008, 12:55 AM
VBoxManage startvm WindowsXP

Did you get this to work ? subsitute WindowsXP with the name of your .vdi or its UUID number.

tjwoosta
September 22nd, 2008, 01:00 AM
awesome

it works perfectly, thanks

howefield
September 22nd, 2008, 01:01 AM
Great, glad to hear it. :guitar: