How to change the size of your virtual box window ?

Sometimes when you first power on your Ubuntu Virtual machine (or any similar VM), the window size and resolution are quite small.

Here is a short tip on how to increase the size of the window.

First in you virtual machine, click on Settings after you have selected the Ubuntu VM :

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This will open up the window below (make sure you click on the Display icon on the top):

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Now as shown above, modify the value of the scale factor. Once done, click OK.

Now start you Ubuntu VM : image3.png

You will notice that the screen size has changed.

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