Enable virtualization in Windows: How to fix VirtualBox Displaying only 32 bits Option

VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature-rich, high-performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as Open Source Software under the terms of the GNU General Public License (GPL) version 2. See the following guide on how to set up a VM via PXE boot on a Generation 1 VM and how to set up a VM via PXE boot on a Generation 2 VMhow to deploy images to computers or virtual machines using WDS and Windows deployment cannot continue, the operating system is missing via MDT deployment.

If VirtualBox is only showing 32 bits versions ensure to follow these steps described below.

– Ensure your Host OS is 64-bits
– Enable virtualization in the BIOS (Ensure Intel Virtualization Technology and VT-d are both enabled in the BIOS).
– The Hyper-V platform is disabled in your Windows Feature list,
i.e (check that Hyper-V is not running or even installed on my Windows. Same for VMware).

I hope you found this blog post helpful. If you have any questions, please let me know in the comment session.

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