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I assume the you have downloaded and installed the "Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack". This enables support for USB 2.0 and USB 3.0 devices, VirtualBox RDP and PXE boot for Intel cards. In the Ports window pane, I do not see where you have added a USB Device Filter. Below is where I added a 2 GB USB flash drive. An alternative to ejecting the USB ...


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I'll quote a previous answer of mine: From Virtualbox Manual : Chapter 14: 14.2. Known Issues Mac OS X guests: VirtualBox does not provide Guest Additions for Mac OS X at this time [snip] From the content of this, I wouldn't hold out for such support in VirtualBox any time soon. The situation really has not changed since ...


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This option is valid for vCenter, not sure about Workstation. You might have a machine that boots very fast and are unable to hit keys in time. Click on VM and select tab Summary and then under VM Hardware -> Edit Settings: VM Options: Boot Options: Boot Delay Enter 5000 as milliseconds ( 5 seconds ). Restore settings when done to avoid unnecessary boot ...


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I had the same/similar problem with empty folders for shared folders (e.g. in /media/sf_my_folder_name) It turned out that although I thought I has installed the guest additions, in fact the installation had failed. (check this by running lsmod | grep -i vbox - if the install worked you should get output referring to vboxsf, vboxguest & vboxvideo) To ...



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