The new version of Oracle Virtualbox 5.1.16 is now available for download. This new version fix some issues found on the previous version and also adds some improvements to the system. Ubuntu users can easily install or upgrade to Virtualbox 5.1.16 because the developer provides DEB binary installation file for Ubuntu. This short tutorial is going to show you how to install Virtualbox 5.1.16 on Ubuntu 16.04. Its also applicable to other Ubuntu 16.04 based Linux desktop such as Linux Lite, Elementary OS and some others. For the complete changelog, please visit this official link.
Steps to install Virtualbox 5.1.16 on Ubuntu 16.04
- Download the Virtualbox 5.1.16 DEB
- Install the package
Step 1. Download Virtualbox 5.1.16 DEB
Please use the link below to download the latest Virtualbox 5.1.16 DEB installation file for Ubuntu. You must select appropriate architecture match your system.
Step 2. Install the package
Once you download the file, you will have a file called something like this below:
To install the file, simply right click on the DEB file and select Open with Software Install
Once finished, you can now start Oracle Virtualbox 5.1.16 on Ubuntu 16.04. Thank you for coming by. Support us by sharing this article to any social media. Cheers.