Monthly Archives: February 2011

Copy a VirtualBox Hard Drive Image/Clone it

I always forget about the clonevdi option to vboxmanage so I always end up just copying the vdi manually.  But I need to create a new uuid for the freshly copied hard drive image.  Here’s what I always forget:

vboxmanage internalcommands sethduuid [[filename]]

Now that I’ve recorded it here I won’t have to search for it next time (Yeah, right).