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I have Ubuntu installed in my Mac using VirtualBox. A few minutes ago it crashed, so I have no access to Ubuntu now, but I need a file in it!

Is there any way I can access my Ubuntu files from my host OS (Mac), considering the fact that I can't run Ubuntu?

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You can run a ubuntu iso live cd from that virtual machine. You can access the file on disk from this live system.

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+1 from me - that'd be the 1st thing to try - not sure what the 2nd thing would be :) – FreudianSlip Mar 1 '14 at 7:53
It worked. You saved me a lot of time buddy! Thanks a lot:-) – kind01 Mar 1 '14 at 9:12

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