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VirtualBox 3.1: Beginner's Guide by Alfonso V Romero

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Sharing folders between your host and guest PCs

In this section, I'm going to show you how to use the folder sharing feature because sooner or later you'll need to share information between your host PC and one of your virtual machines. And thanks to the Guest Additions software, it's as easy as sharing information between your PC and another PC connected through a local area network. But in this case, you don't need a real network because VirtualBox takes care of all the connection processes for you.

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