Software Update: VirtualBox 6.1.6

Oracle has released the third update for VirtualBox version 6.1. VirtualBox can be used to install other operating systems in a virtual environment on a computer. In this way it is possible to use different operating systems on the same hardware side by side and simultaneously. VirtualBox is available for Windows, macOS, Linux and Solaris, and is able to guest operating systems to turn. The changes made in version 6.1.6 are listed below for you:

This is a maintenance release. The following items were fixed and/or added:

  • GUI: Multiple enhancements including visual elements updates
  • Graphics: Fixed monitor resizing and multi-monitor handling bugs on X11 guests with VMSVGA graphics adapter
  • Graphics: Enhancements in 2D and 3D acceleration and rendering
  • USB: Multiple enhancements improving performance and stability
  • Serial port: Improve error handling and fix hang when host port disappears
  • VBoxManage: Multiple fixes for guestcontrol operations
  • API: Fix for exception handling bug in Python bindings
  • Shared clipboard: Multiple fixes including possible crash and HTML data support
  • Linux host and guest: Support Linux kernel 5.6 (bug #19312)

Version number 6.1.6
Release status Final
Operating systems Windows 7, Linux, macOS, Solaris, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2012, Windows 8, Windows 10, Windows Server 2016
Website Oracle
Download https://www.virtualbox.org/wiki/Downloads
License type GPL
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