Windows 7 Virtual Machines, Part Two: Snapshots, guest additions, and shared folders

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  1. reghakr

    reghakr Excellent Member

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    Now that you've gotten either Windows or Ubuntu - or both - installed in VirtualBox it's time to go further. This article - the second in the series on virtual machines - will teach you how to restoring virtual machines, integrate your mouse (and other guest additions), and even how to create shared folders.
    Table of Contents

    Taking and restoring Snapshots (Ubuntu and Windows)
    Guest Additions (Ubuntu)
    Guest Additions (Windows)
    Setting up temporary shared folders (Step One, Ubuntu and Windows)
    Setting up permanent shared folders (Step One, Ubuntu and Windows)
    Accessing shared folders (Ubuntu)
    Accessing shared folders (Windows)


    Complete step by-strp instructions here with pictures:
    Virtual Machines, Part Two: Snapshots, guest additions, and shared folders | | dotTech
     
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  2. Joe S

    Joe S Excellent Member

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    You've got a problem with your links they go to forum page. Looks like a nice series.
    Joe
     
  3. reghakr

    reghakr Excellent Member

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    thanks for the heads up, I'll look into it
     
  4. Locutus

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    Thank you!

    Thank you Joe!
     

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