Virtualbox Guest Additions For Mac

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  • To install the Guest Additions for VirtualBox in a Windows VM, boot into your guest OS as normal. On the toolbar at the top, select Devices Insert Guest Additions CD Image.
  • In the “Devices” menu in the virtual machine’s menu bar, VirtualBox has a handy menu item named “Install guest additions”, which will automatically bring up the Additions in your VM window. If you prefer to mount the additions manually, you can perform the following steps: 1. Start the virtual machine in which you have installed Windows.

To install VirtualBox Guest Additions, follow these steps:

Virtualbox Guest Additions For Macos

  • Stop the virtual machine.

  • Edit the virtual machine settings and from the “System” tab, add a new CD-ROM device to the machine.

  • Restart the virtual machine.

  • Check the current kernel version:

  • Install some needed dependencies as shown below. Remember to replace the VERSION placeholder with the kernel version from the previous command. packages with the proper kernel_version shown by the previous command:

  • Restart the virtual machine:

  • From the virtual machine menu, select the “Devices -> CD/DVD Devices -> Choose a virtual CD/DVD disk file” option. Select the VBoxGuestAdditions.iso file. This action simulates inserting a CD-ROM that includes the tools.

    The VBoxGuestAdditions.iso file is usually located in the /usr/share/virtualbox/ directory on Linux, in the C:Program FilesOracleVirtualBox directory on Windows and the Contents/MacOS directory of the VirtualBox package on Mac OS X.

  • Mount the CD-ROM and install the VirtualBox Guest Additions:

    You can safely ignore the error below if it appears during the installation process:

  • Once the process is complete, check that the output resembles that shown below. If it does, the VirtualBox Guest Additions have been successfully installed.

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【背景】 在使用VirtualBox和相关的客户机系统,比如XP,Mac等,需要用到一些相关功能,比如文件夹共享: 【教程】实现Virtualbox中的XP虚拟机和主机Win7之间的共享文件夹 共享剪贴板等等,这时候,需要安装VirtualBox中的一个工具,叫做Guest Additions, 中文叫法不一:增强工具包,功能增强包,增强.