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32bit VirtualBox 5.1 VM fails to start and reports error "VERR_INVALID_PARAMETER" (Doc ID 2345321.1)

Last updated on NOVEMBER 09, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle VM VirtualBox - Version 5.1 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

Customers find that their 32 bit VirtualBox 5.1 Virtual Machine (VM) abort during startup with the error :

 

The problem does not happen for the 64 bit VMs

In addition, this error is only seen with VMs configured with VRAM set as 256MB. Setting VRAM to 128MB stops the error for occurring.

Changes

 

Cause

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