Install Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS on VirtualBox 4.3.10

This is a quick step by step video tutorial on how to install Ubuntu 12.04 LTS (Precise Pangolin) on Oracle VirtualBox Manager v4.3.10. This release came with a number of features and bug fixes between since release 12.04.3

Highlights of Ubuntu 12.04.4 LTS (Precise Pangolin):

  • There is a new way to quickly search and access menu and indicator actions, called the “HUD” (Heads-Up Display)
  • System Settings has several new “options” to customize Unity’s look and behavior
  • Nautilus quicklist support has been added to Unity launcher
  • Network Manager now uses dnsmasq for improved DNS reliability and support for split-DNS on VPN links
  • The default music player has been switched to Rhythmbox,
  • LibreOffice has been updated to 3.5.7
  • GNOME has been updated to 3.4.2
  • Remmina with FreeRDP is the new standard remote desktop client, replacing Vinagre and rdesktop.
  • The IcedTea Java plugin is no longer installed as part of the ubuntu-restricted-addons package but it is still available for install
  • Upstart has been updated to version 1.5.
  • 12.04.4 now ships with newer 3.11 Ubuntu kernel and a matching X.org stack

Download 12.04.4 (Precise Pangolin)

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