How to install Kali Linux on Virtual Box windows 10

This post guides you for “How to install Kali Linux on Virtual Box windows 10”. So, There are many ways to install Kali Linux in your PC. You can dual boot Kali Linux with Windows and it is Permit to you choose one of the Operating System at the boot time. Also, You can clean everything from your system and Install Kali Linux .

But, If you want to install Kali Linux without making any changes in your Windows Operating System then you choose Virtual Machine way. Using Virtual Machine You can enjoy all the features of Kali Linux as well as Windows or which OS are use.

So, In this tutorial, I will show you how to install Kali Linux in Virtual Machine in Windows:


  • Minimum 4 GB RAM and 8 GB RAM recommended
  • At least 12 GB free Disk Space
  • Good Internet connection for downloading Kali Linux Virtual Box file 

I am installing Kali Linux in this tutorial, but the same steps are applied with other Linux distribution such as Parrot OS and Debian etc.


Step 1- Download and Install Virtual Box

Go to the site of Oracle Virtual Box and download the latest stable version here:

                       Download Virtual Box

Installing a Virtual Box is not a very hard thing. Just Double Click on the downloaded Virtual Box exe file and follow the instructions which shows on the your laptop screen. It’s like Installing a regular software on your windows.

Step 2- Download ready-to-use Virtual Image Of Kali Linux

After, you need to download Virtual Image file of Kali Linux. You can get this file to the official website of Kali Linux or easily download to here:

Download Kali Linux


Step 3- Install Kali Linux using Virtual Box

You have installed Virtual Box and download the ISO file for Kali Linux distribution. Next, you are now set to install Kali Linux in Virtual Box.

Step 4- Start the Virtual Box and Click on the Import symbol.

Step 5- Next, browse the Kali Linux which you downloaded. The file name is started with Kali Linux and end with .ova extension.

Once You select the file, click on Next.

Step 6-  Then, you will be shown the setting for the Virtual Machine you about to import. Then you customize them or not , It is your choice. No problem when you go for default setting.

Next, You need select a path where a sufficient storage available.

Next, select the import the hard drive as VDI option.

Next, Click on Import Option

Step 7- After you will see a listed, Click on the start button to launch Kali Linux.

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