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MobaLiveCD Alternatives

MobaLiveCD is described as 'freeware that will run your Linux LiveCD on Windows thanks to the excellent emulator called "Qemu"' and is a Virtualization tool in the os & utilities category. There are more than 10 alternatives to MobaLiveCD for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Linux, Mac, Android and iPhone. The best alternative is VirtualBox, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like MobaLiveCD are VMware Workstation Pro, VMware Workstation Player, Parallels Desktop and Windows Sandbox.

MobaLiveCD alternatives are mainly Virtualization Tools but may also be Operating Systems or Linux Distros. Filter by these if you want a narrower list of alternatives or looking for a specific functionality of MobaLiveCD.
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MobaLiveCD is a freeware that will run your Linux LiveCD on Windows thanks to the excellent emulator called "Qemu".

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  1. VirtualBox icon

    VirtualBox

    • Mac
    • Windows
    • Linux
    • BSD
    • Solaris
    60 alternatives to VirtualBox 

    VirtualBox is a powerful x86 and AMD64/Intel64 virtualization product for enterprise as well as home use. Not only is VirtualBox an extremely feature rich, high performance product for enterprise customers, it is also the only professional solution that is freely available as...

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    1.  LightweightVirtualBox consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  Container VirtualizationVirtualBox can make use of isolated user spaces called "containers" to run applications.
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    MobaLiveCD tells you if Your USB is bootable. Virtualbox Does not.

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  2. VMware Workstation Pro icon

    VMware Workstation Pro

    • Windows
    • Linux
    39 alternatives to VMware Workstation Pro 

    VMware Workstation Pro Lets You Run Multiple Operating Systems as Virtual Machines (including Windows VMs) on a Single Windows or Linux PC. VMware Workstation Pro is the industry standard for running multiple operating systems as virtual machines (VMs) on a single Linux or...

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  3. VMware Workstation Player icon

    VMware Workstation Player

    • Windows
    • Linux
    38 alternatives to VMware Workstation Player 

    VMware Workstation Player builds on the industry leading foundation of Workstation Pro, and delivers a streamlined user interface for creating and running operating systems and applications in a virtual machine.

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    Parallels Desktop

    47 alternatives to Parallels Desktop 

    Parallels Desktop gives Mac users the ability to run Windows, Linux or any other operating system and their critical applications at the same time as macOS. Parallels Desktop is optimized for Intel and Apple M1 chip.

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  5. Windows Sandbox icon

    Windows Sandbox

    52 alternatives to Windows Sandbox 

    a new lightweight desktop environment tailored for safely running applications in isolation.

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    1.  Container VirtualizationWindows Sandbox can make use of isolated user spaces called "containers" to run applications.
    2.  LightweightWindows Sandbox consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
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  6. VMware Fusion icon

    VMware Fusion

    39 alternatives to VMware Fusion 

    Seamlessly run your favorite Windows applications and devices, on any Intel-based Mac. Built from the ground up for the Mac, VMware Fusion is the easiest way to switch to Mac—letting you bring all of your Windows applications with you, making the most of your Windows software...

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    Portable Virtualbox

    40 alternatives to Portable Virtualbox 

    Portable-VirtualBox is a free and open source software tool that lets you run any operating system from a usb stick without separate installation. It unpacks and adjusts the paths and configuration of VirtualBox so it will run portably.

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    1.  PortablePortable Virtualbox can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    It has not been updated since 2017 and does not work with any version of Virtualbox beyond v5.1.22.

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    Was looking forward to using this software; however, it has not been updated since 2017 and does not work with any version of Virtualbox beyond v5.1.22.

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  8. Knoppix icon

    Knoppix

    • Linux
    64 alternatives to Knoppix 

    Knoppix is an operating system based on Debian designed to be run directly from a CD / DVD (Live CD) or a USB key (Live USB), one of the first of its kind for any operating system. When starting a program, it is loaded from the removable medium and decompressed into a RAM drive.

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    1.  Privacy focusedKnoppix is considered a privacy friendly alternative.
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    SliTaz

    • Linux
    91 alternatives to SliTaz 

    SliTaz is a free operating system, working completely in RAM and booting from removable media such as a CD-ROM or USB key. SliTaz is distributed as a LiveCD, and weighs less than 40MB. The system is quick and responsive, clean and robust.

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    1.  LightweightSliTaz consumes less device resources compared to similar apps.
    2.  PortableSliTaz can be used from a USB stick or similar with no prior installation.
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    UTM

    • Mac
    • iPhone
    • iPad
    51 alternatives to UTM 

    UTM is a full featured system emulator and virtual machine host for iOS and macOS. It is based off of QEMU. In short, it allows you to run Windows, Linux, and more on your Mac, iPhone, and iPad.

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