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Old 01-19-2013, 08:32 PM   #1
s-mec
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how to open Serial ports i virtual box help


hi every body
if any body know how i can open serial ports in virtualbox my host os is linux my guest os is XP
 
Old 01-20-2013, 07:17 AM   #2
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I have done this to allow me to use a cisco router via my Windows Virtualbox install.
I had to add my linux (host) user to the dialout group to use the COM port. A little how to on my website http://phunkymunkys.com/index.php/21...-to-virtualbox, Hope this helps or points you in the right direction.
 
Old 01-20-2013, 11:17 AM   #3
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thanks to you i already do this
but i use serial ports to connect it with my receiver for sharing and sat...
i enter to my virtual machine but the problem like i dont have any device connected
 
  


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