Linux Mint Hangs unable to install on VM VirtualBox

Linux Mint hangs unable to install it on VM VirtualBox it stuck at loading screen and can’t go any further. Even if you do add lots of ram and hard drive space it still can’t boot up so today we can fix it.

Fix Linux Mint hangs while installing on VirtualBox:

1. Right click on Linux Mint virtual machine and click on settings.

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2. Click on System, then click on Processor tab.

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3. Now check-mark Enable PAE/NX at extended features option and click on ok, restart your virtual machine and try again.

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That should fix the issue.


I started this tech blog back in 2011 as a place to write down processes I took to fix my client systems and network. Now I write some tips and tricks to help others with the tech issues that one might encounter.

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