Snapshot - Restoring an Oracle Virtual Box Snapshot
Restoring from a snapshot restores the operating system to a specific point in time.
To begin the process open Oracle Virtual Machine Manager.
Power Off the Virtual Machine
The virtual machine must be powered off to restore a snapshot.
If the virtual machine is not powered off right-click on the machine you wish to restore.
From the menu select Close then Power OFF
The following warning message will display.
If you wish to continue select Power OFF
Restore the Virtual Machine
Left-click on the machine you wish to restore.
Left-click on the menu bar and select Snapshots.
On the right window select the snapshot you wish to restore.
Prior to restoring the snapshot, select the Properties icon above the top right wind and then the Attributes tab in the lower right
window to verify this is the snapshot you wish to restore.
Next, select the restore icon
The next window asks if you wish to create a snapshot of the state of the current machine.
This will allow you to return to the current machine state.
If you wish to create a snapshot and select Restore.
If you do not wish to do create a snapshot remove the checkmark and select Restore.
Restoring from a snapshot does not delete the snapshot.
You may restore from any snapshot multiple times.