O'Reilly logo

Take Control of Running Windows on a Mac by Joe Kissell

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

Share Files Between Windows and Mac OS X in VirtualBox

When you installed the Guest Additions, you added support to Windows for sharing folders with Mac OS X. Before you can use this feature, you must turn it on and configure it, as follows:

  1. If the Windows virtual machine is running, shut down Windows.

  2. Select your virtual machine, click Settings, and click Shared Folders on the toolbar (Figure 9-9).

    Use the Shared Folders pane of the Settings window to add shared folders to your virtual machine.

    Figure 9-9. Use the Shared Folders pane of the Settings window to add shared folders to your virtual machine.

  3. Click the icon. The Add Share dialog appears. ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required