# Total time: 2.15
# Result: WinXP VM with 24 browsers, 3 GB on disk
# (all necessary files have been downloaded to the WinShared directory)
$ du -chs *
24K Antiwpa-V3.4.6 for X64 and X86.ZiP
2.3M Sandboxie 3.64+Patch 32bit.rar
$ cd WinShared
$ unrar x Windows_XP_IE6.exe
VBOX: Create a WinXP [1GB RAM] VM, "WinXP WebDev"
$ mv "Windows XP.vhd" "WinXP WebDev/"
VBOX wizard: Select Disk [create]
VBOX: Settings > Network > Not attached
VBOX: Settings > Shared folders > Add shared folder "WinShared"
VM: Safe Mode
VM: Log in on Administrator, password: Password1
VM: Confirm safe mode, ignore the missing driver messages
VBOX: Devices > Install VirtualBox Guest Additions
VM: My Computer > [Double-click on the new drive]
# Go through the wizard. When the installation has finished, choose "Reboot now".
VM: Safe Mode with Networking. Log in.
VM: Confirm safe mode, ignore missing driver dialogs [do not close it!]
VM: Run Command: net use x: \\vboxsvr\WinShared
# Where WinShared is the shared folder as defined previously
VM: Open the X:\ drive
VM: Run AntiWPA (AntiWPA3.cmd) [ENTER]
VM: Install CCleaner [Shortcuts only, auto-update disabled. No toolbar]
VM: [Windows] + [Pause break] > Advanced > Performance [Settings] > Advanced > Virtual memory [Change] > No paging file [Set] [Ok]
VM: Install missing drivers.
# Now, Validation never runs again; The VM never expires
VM: Run Command: services.msc
VM: Sorty-by: Start-up type
VM: For services not shown in the screenshot Set "Startup type" to Manual or Disabled
# Now, unnecessary services will not start
VM: Run Command: control userpassword2
VM: Remove IE User
VM: Remove the check before "Users must enter username and password ..."
VM: [OK] Enter "Password1" twice, [OK]
# Now, auto-login is enabled
VM: Boot normally. You will automatically be logged in
VM: Install Sandboxie
VM: Desktop > Properties > Desktop > Customize Desktop > Disable "Desktop Cleanup wizard every 60 days"
VM: Run CCleaner, check everything except for "Wipe free disk space"
# Now, the WinXP-OS is ready for use!
VBOX: Create a snapshot as a checkpoint (in case you mess up with browser installs)
# Depending on your wishes, the following may differ:
# Browsers (24!):
# 7 FF +Firebug, HttpFox, Web Developer toolbar, Console2
# 4 Saf [in Sandboxie]
# 6 Chrome
# 3 IE +IE Developer toolbar
# 4 Opera
# Disk space: 4.1G
# Exported appliance: WinXP WebDev.ova 1477100032 [1.4G]
# Disk space (imported appliance): 3.0G