Hi, I downladed Ubuntu ISO but it does not work on VirtualBox when I try to run Linux

Asked by Habiba on 2019-10-08

Following is the error. I amtrying to boot Linux on VirtualBox with ISO but following error keeps coming.

Failed to open the disk image file C:\Users\Habiba\Desktop\ubuntu-18.04.3-desktop-amd64.iso.

Could not get the storage format of the medium 'C:\Users\Habiba\Desktop\ubuntu-18.04.3-desktop-amd64.iso' (VERR_NOT_SUPPORTED).

Result Code: VBOX_E_IPRT_ERROR (0x80BB0005)
Component: MediumWrap
Interface: IMedium {ad47ad09-787b-44ab-b343-a082a3f2dfb1}
Callee: IVirtualBox {d0a0163f-e254-4e5b-a1f2-011cf991c38d}
Callee RC: VBOX_E_OBJECT_NOT_FOUND (0x80BB0001)

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2019-10-08
Manfred Hampl (m-hampl) said : #1

Did you verify the checksum of the *.iso file?
see https://help.ubuntu.com/community/HowToMD5SUM

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