→INVESTIGATION 1: BOOTING KNOPPIX (LIVE LINUX) FROM MYAPPS
# Launch the '''Knoppix''' Linux distribution by clicking the '''Launch''' button.<br><br>'''NOTE:''' Your file manager will open and display both the '''Knoppix virtual machine icon''' and a '''Knoppix Installation ISO file'''. You will be launching the Knoppix Virtual machine in the '''Virtualbox''' application.<br><br>
# Double-click on the icon Knoppix.vbox in the Virtualbox menu.<br><br>
# Another dialog box will appear. Double-click on the '''Switch''' button when prompted to enter '''scale mode'''.<br><br>NOTE: You should notice that you can switch between your Knoppix VM and your Windows computer which is referred to as the '''host machine'''.
# Allow a little time for the Knoppix Linux distribution to start. This is a '''graphical Linux distribution''' which will start-up in a desktop environment.<br><br>'''NOTE:''' You are NOT prompted for a username and password because this is a Linux Live distribution,<br>and you have been assigned a '''generic account'''.<br><br>[[Image:knoppix-desktop.png|thumb|right|380px|The '''Knoppix Linux desktop environment''' has a similar look as the MS Windows desktop environment.<br>(Image licensed under[https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/ cc])]]
# On the bottom left-hand side, click on the '''Knoppix start menu''' (similar to the Windows start menu).<br><br>