Move VirtualBox Folder with Virtual Machines to a new location

In this article, we will walk you through the easy process of moving the virtual machine from one to a new location.

  1. Login into Windows 10
  2. Open Oracle VM VirtualBox
  3. Shutdown the virtual machine. Right click on the virtual machine, click Close and then click on Power Off
  4. Click Power Off to confirm the powering off the virtual machine. The virtual machine will be shut down in a few seconds.
  5. In the Main menu click on Machine and then click Move…
  6. Select a destination folder to move the selected virtual machine and then click Select Folder. We will move the virtual machine Windows 10 to secondary disk (E:\VirtualBox).
  7. Wait until Oracle VM VirtualBox finishes moving the virtual machine to another location
  8. Congratulation. You have successfully moved the virtual machine to another location.
  9. Start the virtual machine.
Jasmin Kahriman
Jasmin is a certified Senior Systems Engineer with over 10 years of experience and is currently employed by Paessler AG. Jasmin holds multiple IT certifications which includes CNIP, MTA, MCP, MCSA, Network+.

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