High level overview on how to run Device42 on your local machine using VirtualBox
Go through all the appropriate next steps to install on your local Windows environment
Request Device42 Trial Download
Click on "Free Trial Now"
Fill out form
Fill out your name and your email then click on "Start Your Free Trial"
Go to your email
Click on "here" in your email to download the device42 virtual appliance
Select your virtual environment
Oracle Virtual Box/VMware Player
Use 7zip File Manager
Extract the file with 7zip file manager. The 7zip extraction will extract a ".vmdk" file
Importing into VirtualBox as New VM
1 Choose any name you want to give this appliance.
2. Choose Linux as OS.
3. Choose Ubuntu (64-bit) as version.
Give the vm at least 1gb of ram
Choose existing Harddisk and browse to unzipped VMDK
Use existing harddisk and browse to folder where you extracted device42-14.x.x-player.zip. And choose the vmdk file.
Don’t power on after Finish
Go To setting of the new appliance you just added.
Go to System > Processor
Configure Network Card
Enable Adapter 1.
Choose Bridged Adapter (or NAT if you want) for network access.
Choose the Physical NIC you would be using.
Setup and Go
Power on Virtual appliance. (Ignore audio driver warning if you get any)
Login with default username and password : device42/adm!nd42 (Option 10 to change the password)
Option 1 to configure networking. Choose DHCP or give static IP.