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Part 1 setting up Virtualbox shared folders [ID:929] (1/6)

in series: VirtualBox Shared Folders

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Part 1 deals with setting up the shared folder (Ubuntu home folder) in Virtualbox

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Dai: Very good presentation. Very helpful. Keep up the excellent work.

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73. achat cialis Sun, 06 Jun 2010 09:43

Very Good! I don t spend my time. Thanks bro!!

(and sorry for my bad english...) :-)

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Gave me a great heads up on this. Im new to linux so all the help I can get is great.

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Wow -- this was great! Thank you so much for putting this together!!!

[By the way, the accent sounded Scottish rather than English -- hope I'm not offending anyone.]

Repeating myself, thanks again! -- Andy

68. jasa SEO, Backlink, Blogwalking murah Fri, 19 Mar 2010 15:28

Glad someone has figured out this, as it is needed but not seen in the manual.

67. anonymous Wed, 23 Dec 2009 22:28

Thanks for this.

66. anonymous Tue, 22 Dec 2009 15:25

I like the way you present. Your pace is just right.

65. anonymous Sun, 20 Dec 2009 09:21


Good intro to setting up folder on the Linux / VirtualBox side of things. Keen to see Part 2.



64. anonymous Sat, 19 Dec 2009 04:17

maybe these vids might answer my previous question?thanks dai


63. anonymous Fri, 18 Dec 2009 10:20

Excellent videos, Dai. Thanks and well done.

62. anonymous Tue, 15 Dec 2009 16:27

I really like what you have to say and would like to see part 2

61. anonymous Fri, 11 Dec 2009 19:59

I've only watched part 1 but I think I already see what was stumping me...I'll find out in part 2. If I'm right, then thanks!! :)

60. anonymous Wed, 09 Dec 2009 18:35

Dai you have a knack of finding interesting topics to "ShowMeDo"!

Thanks so much

59. anonymous Mon, 07 Dec 2009 04:20

Thanks for the simple video. Had fun watching it and learning. :)

58. anonymous Sun, 06 Dec 2009 13:56

Thank you for the tutorial

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56. anonymous Mon, 23 Nov 2009 12:10

Thanx a lot for providing this tutorial

55. anonymous Tue, 03 Nov 2009 14:19

Cool! Now on to part 2 !!

54. anonymous Tue, 27 Oct 2009 11:55

is ok

53. anonymous Thu, 22 Oct 2009 14:31

Really good. Though I'm confused because I have read I need to type in net use x:\\... but don't know where why or when.

52. anonymous Mon, 19 Oct 2009 15:06

Excelletn thank you, I'm still working on it but it's nice to hear the UK accent when I'm 3,000 miles away from that side of the world

51. anonymous Sun, 18 Oct 2009 06:53

Nice video!

50. anonymous Thu, 15 Oct 2009 13:25

is great!

49. anonymous Wed, 23 Sep 2009 21:03

thank you for making such videos to instruct. They are really helpful.

48. anonymous Tue, 22 Sep 2009 09:17

So far so good.

47. anonymous Sat, 19 Sep 2009 23:12

Thank you.You cant imagine how usefull your video tutorials are

to me.Keep on the good jo

Thank you

46. anonymous Fri, 18 Sep 2009 09:28

I love the way you present the topic to us. It is extremely easy to follow. Thanks


45. anonymous Wed, 16 Sep 2009 20:08

Thank you very much, Sir. Just got Vista guest installed on my MacBook pro, and I can't figure out how to get this to work. Hopefully, by watching your videos on it, I can be helped! :-)



44. anonymous Mon, 14 Sep 2009 18:38

Nice and simple

43. anonymous Sat, 12 Sep 2009 15:24

Looks pretty simple. I'm just trying it the other way around, with Ubuntu as the guest and Windows as the host. Looks like I'll learn enough to do that too. Thanks!

42. anonymous Sat, 12 Sep 2009 13:16

yes but how to you acces that folder?

41. anonymous Fri, 11 Sep 2009 22:05

Nice to see that I'd done it correctly so far. Thanks for the video.

40. anonymous Sun, 06 Sep 2009 15:07

Extraordinary. Helped me a lot. Tnx Man.

39. anonymous Wed, 02 Sep 2009 13:14

very good. thanks a lot

38. anonymous Tue, 01 Sep 2009 13:40

Thank you for your tutorial. It is quite extraordianry that so many people are willing to give so much time to help the less technical. Again, thanj you so much


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good. worked for me

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Very well explained and helpful.

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easy to understand. great!

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Good Tutorial

32. anonymous Sat, 22 Aug 2009 23:52

Sounds good and simple.

31. anonymous Mon, 10 Aug 2009 17:53

This is exactly what I was looking for. Well done!

30. anonymous Wed, 05 Aug 2009 17:02

Good job, this was confusing me because I was trying to get it to work after I had started the XP OS

29. anonymous Wed, 05 Aug 2009 15:15

Great tut :)

28. anonymous Tue, 04 Aug 2009 20:16

that's great video and i like it alot, i am learmning sharing file from linux to xp, thank

27. anonymous Mon, 27 Jul 2009 08:22

Great !! thanks

26. anonymous Fri, 24 Jul 2009 16:18

so far so good

25. anonymous Wed, 22 Jul 2009 21:12

I haven't seen all 3 parts yet but this looks like it's just what I needed. Thank you.

24. anonymous Mon, 20 Jul 2009 13:41

Very clear! Compliments

23. anonymous Sun, 19 Jul 2009 04:03

Lovely to hear a welsh voice on these tutorials, especially as I'm living in Swansea. Hopefully by part 3 you will have helped me out.


22. anonymous Sat, 18 Jul 2009 13:30

Muchas Gracias from Spain for all your work.

21. anonymous Tue, 14 Jul 2009 13:06

Thanks,Just what I needed.

Although you could sound a bit more enthusiastic :)

20. anonymous Sun, 12 Jul 2009 01:53

thanks man! i didn't have a clue how to use shared folders in virtual box before i watched this

***** 5 stars!

19. anonymous Tue, 07 Jul 2009 04:42


best way to learn this stuff! I remembered most of this bit so off to video 2 I go.

17. anonymous Tue, 16 Jun 2009 05:00

I need this. Is there any tutorial for USB and printer setting in virtualbox?

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15. anonymous Mon, 08 Jun 2009 23:32

It was very useful for me as I am an absolute beginner using linux ubuntu.

14. anonymous Mon, 08 Jun 2009 12:41

Thank you for the how to video.

13. anonymous Fri, 05 Jun 2009 08:43

very nice and helpful

I may yet get folder sharing to work!

although my host is XP and guest is Fedora 10

12. anonymous Tue, 19 May 2009 01:31

Good video but I think you should add a part where it shows the shared folder ON the virtual machine.

11. anonymous Sat, 09 May 2009 22:43

I greatly appreciate this video. Just what I needed and much quicker and easier than reading forums.

10. anonymous Mon, 04 May 2009 10:06

Thank you! You do a good job!

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Great tutorial...just what I was looking for

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This is a well articulated video series and much needed. Keep it up


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very helpful even though my host for XP is Leapord

4. anonymous Sun, 29 Mar 2009 14:05

Fantastic - big help thanks

3. anonymous Sun, 01 Mar 2009 05:25

very useful stuff for a self studying.

good to know, when I install Ubuntu in my machine.

Great stuff. Wish I'd had this a few weeks ago - would have saved me a day's hassle. One of those annoying little things that seemed to have many traps in store. This should save people some considerable brain-damage. Slight amount of background noise but nothing serious.

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