How do I find my HWID on a VirtualBox?

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How do I find my HWID on a VirtualBox?

Postby riptyde » 7. Jan 2011, 01:07

I've read that your HWID is different on each virtualbox, and wanted to know if this is true, and if so...how can I find out what it is? I need to get it for the authentication of a program I'm trying to purchase.
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Re: How do I find my HWID on a VirtualBox?

Postby Sasquatch » 7. Jan 2011, 21:44

That is the same as the VM UUID, but can be changed using VBoxManage modifyvm sethwuuid or something. The correct syntax is in the manual.
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