Create Your Own VirtualBox Windows Server Lab from Scratch! [Video]

By Alton Teaches LLC
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About this video

In this course, you will get a step-by-step explanation of how you can use VirtualBox, a free virtualization software platform, to create your own virtualized lab on your home computer that is isolated from your physical network, which is perfect for expanding your knowledge of Windows.

We will cover the basics of virtualization, how to install and use VirtualBox, how to create virtual machines, how to Install Windows 10, how to Install Windows Server 2016, how to set up a Sandbox internal test network, Microsoft Active Directory fundamentals, how to install and configure Active Directory, and finally, how to install and configure DHCP in Windows Server 2016.

Once you complete this course, you will know exactly how to use VirtualBox to create your own Windows 10 and Server 2016 virtualized lab.

All the resources for this course are available at

Publication date:
January 2022
2 hours 39 minutes

About the Author
  • Alton Teaches LLC

    Alton Hardin is a former college professor and the founder and lead instructor at Alton Teaches LLC and MicroGrinder Poker School, as well as a best-selling author. He holds two graduate degrees, a Master’s of Business Administration (MBA) with a specialization in information assurance and security management, and a Master’s of Science (MS) in information technology network management.

    Alton has worked in information technology since 1999 and has spent the last 12 years as a cybersecurity specialist at the United States Department of Treasury before transitioning to teaching IT full-time. Alton also has a fond love for teaching. As an undergraduate, he group-tutored chemistry students, and as a graduate student, he taught a GMAT prep course. Upon graduating from his MBA program, he began teaching as an adjunct professor for the School of Business and Public Administration at his local state university in the field of information systems and IT management.

    He is also the founder of MicroGrinder Poker School, an online poker school dedicated to micro stakes poker players, where he provides a wide array of free and low-cost poker resources and poker training, including poker strategy articles and poker training video series. He is also an Amazon #1 best-selling author of Essential Poker Math, Expanded Edition.

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