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I need to install the VirtualBox in the company's server by the client, PuTTY. Then install the ubuntu 14.04 in the VirtualBox. Right now I have find the methods of installing the VirtualBox in the server. However, I cannot download the iso file in the way of command line.

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wget "http://web address for direct download of the iso"

Example : wget http://releases.ubuntu.com/14.04/ubuntu-14.04-desktop-amd64.iso

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Thx very much. It works!!! – tank Apr 22 '14 at 9:40
    
@user272261: You may mark the answer as accepted(click on the tick besides the answer) since it has solved your problem. – i08in Apr 22 '14 at 11:40
    
yes, but how do I install this after downloading? can I install the upgrade from the command line? – Alex Mills Sep 14 '14 at 21:30
    
I can I only burn the .iso to disc and then book from there – Alex Mills Sep 14 '14 at 21:32

This is a Virtualbox setup, so burning to disc or USB isn't necessary. Just point the virtual CD at the ISO and boot from that.

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the question is about downloading iso file not burning it – Ahmed Jerbi Jun 3 at 20:16
    
Yes, Ahmed, but unfortunately I am unable to comment on Alex's comment above. So I had to post as an answer. No need to knock it down. – Cranky Jun 5 at 13:53
    
I didn't downvoted but it's preferable to either improve or remove your answer. – Ahmed Jerbi Jun 5 at 15:01

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