Install Guest Additions_use Shared Folders

Let’s assume that we have Linux as a guest OS.

1. Install Guest Additions…

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2. There will appear disk called like “VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.10_76836”. Copy content of the disk to another folder like this.

# mkdir /root/Desktop/addition

# cp /media/VBOXADDITIONS_4.1.10_76836  /root/Desktop/addition

# cd  /root/Desktop/addition

# sh ./VBoxLinuxAdditions.run

It will install guest additions.

Now reboot the system.

To use shared folder do this:

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2. Click add

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5. Mount the content of shared folder to guest directory, like this:

# mkdir /0

# sudo mount -t vboxsf rpm /0

Desired content will be located in /0.

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