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Old 01-22-2013, 10:14 AM   #1
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virtual box - copying/pasting


how do i copy/paste between windows 7 and oracle virtual box running ubuntu? I want to put a folder into Ubuntu.
 
Old 01-22-2013, 10:19 AM   #2
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You have at least 2 options:

1) In Virtual Box (manager) set up a shared folder. This allows you to access a folder from either host or guest and share files between the two.

2) SFTP from your host -> guest and put the folder there

I use 1) and it hasn't given me any issues.
 
  


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