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I am using VirtualBox. I have also added an Operating system to it. Now i need to know how to get a fullscreen view from it. What i get now is a centered screen and i find it difficult to work with.

I am running WIndows 8 on a Mac

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You should press right Ctrl + F and it will go full screen, or do you mean bigger resolution ? also have you installed Guest additions ? located on Devices menu !

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I meant by bigger resolution. I don't know how to install Guest Addition, could you guide me ? Where is the device menu (in Virtual Box or in Windows 8) ? – sharon Hwk Dec 26 '12 at 16:55
Sure, in Virtual Box when you start your virtual machine, there's a menu in the top border of your machine's window, there you can find the 'Devices' menu item, once you open it you'll find 'install guest additions' click it while running your virtual machine ! – Rockr90 Dec 26 '12 at 17:22
I just did. Nothing hapence. I even checked the Download Folder in WIndows 8. But its empty (Nothing was downloaded). – sharon Hwk Dec 26 '12 at 17:24
Take a look here and let me know ! – Rockr90 Dec 26 '12 at 20:41
That worked. Thank you. – sharon Hwk Dec 27 '12 at 6:37

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