How To Install Virtualbox 4.3 On Ubuntu, Linux Mint, Pear OS, Elementary OS, Debian, Fedora, CentOS And OpenSUSE

Hello Linux Geeksters. As you may know, Virtualbox 4.3 has been released a while ago. Among others, it comes with support for virtual multi-touch guests, Windows 8.1 compatibility, a new virtual USB webcam, network improvements and many bugfixes. For more information, see the official changelog.

how to install Virtualbox 4.3 on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pear OS 8, Pear OS 7, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna, Debian Wheezy, Debian Squeeze, Fedora 18, Fedora 17, CentOS 6, OpenSUSE 12.3, OpenSUSE 12.2 and OpenSUSE 11.4.

In this article I will show you how to install Virtualbox 4.3 on Ubuntu 13.04 Raring Ringtail, Ubuntu 12.10 Quantal Quetzal, Ubuntu 12.04 Precise Pangolin, Ubuntu 10.04 Lucid Lynx, Linux Mint 15 Olivia, Linux Mint 14 Nadia, Linux Mint 13 Maya, Pear OS 8, Pear OS 7, Elementary OS 0.2 Luna, Debian Wheezy, Debian Squeeze, Fedora 18, Fedora 17, CentOS 6, OpenSUSE 12.3, OpenSUSE 12.2 and OpenSUSE 11.4.

There is no repository available for Virtualbox 4.3.0, but we can easily download the deb or rpm packages from the official site and install them with dpkg or rpm. Follow the instructions for your system and architecture exactly, in order to get a successful installation:

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Ubuntu 13.04, Linux Mint 15 and Pear OS 8:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_i386.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~raring_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Ubuntu 12.10, Linux Mint 14 and Pear OS 7:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~quantal_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~quantal_i386.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~quantal_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~quantal_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Ubuntu 12.04, Linux Mint 13 and Elementary OS 0.2:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~precise_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~precise_i386.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~precise_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~precise_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Ubuntu 10.04:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~lucid_i386.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~lucid_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Ubuntu~lucid_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Debian Wheezy:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~wheezy_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~wheezy_i386.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~wheezy_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~wheezy_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Debian Squeeze:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~squeeze_i386.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~squeeze_i386.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~squeeze_amd64.deb
$ sudo dpkg -i virtualbox-4.3_4.3.0-89960~Debian~squeeze_amd64.deb
$ sudo apt-get install -f

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on OpenSUSE 12.3:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE123-1.i586.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE123-1.i586.rpm

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE123-1.x86_64.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE123-1.x86_64.rpm

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on OpenSUSE 12.2 and OpenSUSE 11.4:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE114-1.i586.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE114-1.i586.rpm

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE114-1.x86_64.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_openSUSE114-1.x86_64.rpm

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Fedora 18:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora18-1.i686.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora18-1.i686.rpm

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora18-1.x86_64.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora18-1.x86_64.rpm

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on Fedora 17:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora17-1.i686.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora17-1.i686.rpm

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora17-1.x86_64.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_fedora17-1.x86_64.rpm

How to install Virtualbox 4.3.0 on CentOS 6:

Instructions for 32 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_el6-1.i686.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_el6-1.i686.rpm

Instructions for 64 bit systems:

$ wget -c download.virtualbox.org/virtualbox/4.3.0/VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_el6-1.x86_64.rpm
$ rpm -i VirtualBox-4.3-4.3.0_89960_el6-1.x86_64.rpm

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