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  • Install BOINC on this device if not already present.

  • Download and install Virtualbox.

    Download Virtualbox

    On Windows you can just use the "+Virtualbox" link when downloading BOINC and Virtualbox will be installed automatically.

  • Run BOINC and select 'Add project'. Then enter at 'Project URL'.
  • If you're running a command-line version of BOINC on this computer, create an account , then use boinccmd --project_attach to add the project.


  • 64-bit processor
  • Virtualbox version 4.3 or later
  • VT-x or AMD-v enabled in your BIOS (To ckeck if it is disabled: login, go to this page > Details > Virtualisation)
  • Operating System
    • Windows XP or later
    • Mac OSX 10.8 or later
    • Linux (many recent versions work)

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