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USB 3.0 backward compatible external HDD in VirtualBox

I have Xubuntu 14.04 32-bit installed as a guest in VirtualBox 4.3.12, hosted on a MacBook Air running Mavericks. I can acccess two external USB non-NTFS drives in Xubuntu after ejecting them when ...
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Attaching an USB device to Ubuntu VM in VirtualBox

I have a Terratec Cinergy T2 TV capture card. I am thinking of installing Ubuntu on my server and want to experience first with it in VirtualBox. I have trouble having VirtualBox to connect the device ...
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Use Virtualbox to Build a Standard Image of Windows 7

SO I'm building a standard image of Windows 7 according to this documentation: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/ee523217%28v=ws.10%29.aspx However, my reference computer is a install of ...
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Imation Disc Stakka keep's reseting USB device

I just have finished fixing old device called Imation Disc Stakka with is CD / DVD library (without CD drive, just library) connected to USB. ...
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Getting an old USB device (projector) to work through a VM

I have an AIPTEK T20 Pocket Cinema projector (which I bought in 2009, and officially went out of production in 2012). It used to work back in the day when I had Windows XP installed on my computer. ...
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130 views

VirtualBox: USB hub not detected on Linux Guest - MacOS Host

I am trying to connect multiple USB devices to my Linux guest through the use of a USB hub, however, it seems that the hub is not detected on the guest. In my tests I have noted the following: The ...
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How to uncapture USB HID Device in Ubuntu VM on Windows 7 Box?

I'm working on an Ubuntu VM via VirtualBox on a Windows 7 machine. The device I'm prototyping seems to get captured, but not attached. If I hover over Devices >> USB Devices >> MY HID DEVICE, I see: ...
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How to make USB passthrough of device with semi-installed drivers on Windows 7 host to XP guest possible?

I have set up a Windows XP guest on a Windows 7 host. After installing, I upgraded the Windows XP to Service Pack 2. The VirtualBox on the host is version 4.2.22 without extensions. I am trying to ...
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Driver not recognized with Windows Guest VirtualBox and Ipod Nano

I'm having a driver problem with my ipod nano. I'm trying to connect my nano to my windows guest vbox with a linux host. Although the system is recognizing the nano, it says that there is a driver ...
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19 views

Is it possible to connect VM as a USB device

I have a usb machine in VirtualBox with WP Phone 8.0 installed. What I want is to emulate connection from the VM to the host as a USB device. Is it possible?
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Using USB drive in Ubuntu virtual machine on OS X 10.9 host machine

I have the latest version of Virtual Box installed, I installed guest addition and virtual box extensions, I created the group vboxuser and added myself to it, and I gave the vboxuser group permission ...
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72 views

Troubleshooting usb connected drives in VirtualBox with Win7 and Win8

I installed vbox 4.2 (went back from 4.3 after it became unstable) with a win7 sp1 guest and win8.1 host. USB 2 connectivity does not work. It complains that "USB device is busy with a previous ...
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Oracle Virtual Box connecting USB Device

Oracle Virtual box (v 4.3.4 r 91027) installed on a Windows 7 x64 throws a Failed to attach USB device STMicroelectronics STM32 STLink[0100] to the virtual machine .. .. is busy with previous ...
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141 views

VirutalBox - How to use USB based mouse as PS/2 mouse?

I'm using VirutalBox to run Windows 1.1. But this version of windows only support PS/2 input devices (Keyboard/Mouse). So, Is there any methods to use USB Based mouse (and Keyboard) as PS/2 standard? ...
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43 views

Oracle Virtual box

I have installed Windows XP in Oracle VirtualBox. I am operating under Windows 8 which inside of itself is a headache. My question is I am trying to run devices that will only operating in Windows XP. ...
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683 views

Failed to open host device 'COM1' (VERR_FILE_NOT_FOUND)

I am trying to connect USB to Serial device to to my Windows 8 Host and access it in Windows XP which is installed in Virtual Box, I am following this tutorial , ...
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1answer
150 views

Is there a way to access the profiles stored in my Logitech G700 mouse with a Windows 7 Virtual Machine?

I am running Debian Wheezy and there is not any way (that I know of) to modify the mouse profiles on my Logitech G700 mouse. On this system, I have a Windows 7 virtual machine that I run in Virtual ...
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1k views

How to manage USB devices between host and guest with VirtualBox on Windows

I would like to make my host computer's webcam available to my guest OS under VirtualBox. Having never shared USB devices between the two before, though, I am a bit skittish about the language in the ...
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89 views

Connecting to internet with an old ADSL driver from Virtual Machine

I have an old ADSL modem and I have just its Win XP driver. But I want to connect to internet from linux. My idea is using a Win XP running on virtualbox in linux. I should pass the USB port control ...
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1answer
555 views

USB flash drive shown as empty on windows 7 after VirtualBox messed it up

Ok, I have a SanDisk 8gb flash usb pen. I was using it nicely until VirtualBox (Meh.. oracle... messing up software since years) messed it up. Basically this is what happened: I could use this usb ...
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1answer
309 views

How to connect an external hard drive to Lubuntu virtual machine in VirtualBox?

I'm trying to get some files off of my virtual machine by connecting my Seagate BackupPlus external hard drive to it. I've gone into the settings of my virtual machine, enabled the USB Controller and ...
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275 views

Virtualbox loses USB connectivity with SmartCard Reader

I'm running VirtualBox inside Ubuntu 13.10 and having issues with USB connection stability. Guest operating system is Debian 7.0 and the USB device I'm trying to work with is a ACS USB card reader ...
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1answer
2k views

Why does VirtualBox not detect my Android device?

Using VirtualBox 4.2.12, I've set up a Lubuntu 13.04 VM on a Windows 7 host. I specified a USB filter for my Galaxy S, but neither the VM nor VirtualBox detects it. After searching the internet, I ...
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1answer
124 views

One USB drive with 2 partitions - Can I mount one on host, the other on a guest when using VirtualBox?

I have an external USB drive that has two partitions - one FAT32, the other ext4. My machine runs Fedora 17, and I run Windows 7 as a guest under VirtualBox. If I just plug in the external drive, it ...
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106 views

How to attach ATMEL development board to VirtualBox VM?

I have an ATMEL QT600 development board. I used VirtualBox to create a virtual machine with Windows XP SP3 and installed all the development tools provided by ATMEL. In order to program the board, I ...
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247 views

Virtual Box - USB Mounting & Formatting Issue

I am trying to create a startup disk on a USB. I attempted to use the Ubuntu Startup Disk Creator but that failed. I then turned to UNetBootin. That seemingly worked but I still wasn't able to boot ...
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1answer
451 views

How to enable USB 2.0 in Virtualbox 4.0.10, option for enabling EHCI is missing

I'm using Virtualbox 4.0.10 under Debian stable with Oracle VM VirtualBox Extension Pack 4.0.18r82821 to host an MS-Windows XP virtual machine for embedded software development. Unfortunately the VM ...
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1answer
97 views

USB device driver installed when mounting a pendrive in Virtualbox

Today I inserted a pendrive in my PC and decided to mount it inside Virtualbox. Everything worked, but a message popped up on my host machine telling the that the Virtualbox USB driver was succesfully ...
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1answer
57 views

Connect host to virtualbox virtually via usb

I have Windows 7 and let's say I want to set up another Windows 7 in VirtualBox. Is there a way to somehow connect both the host and VirtualBox client via a virtual USB or something without any cables ...
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1answer
1k views

VirtualBox: Unable to access “USB subsystem”

I have a VirtualBox running inside a Debian Squeezy 64 bit machine. For some reason, none of my virtual machines can use the USB ports of the host machine. This error is popping up: Cant load Host ...
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1answer
602 views

USB 3G Mobile connection available in Debian (Virtualbox)

is there anyway to enable network connection(Internet) from Win 7 over VirtualBox to Debian 64. Whan am at work I use WiFi and I can make FTP/SSH connection from my Win7 to Debian, but at home I have ...
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521 views

VirtualBox connect USB device to guest

I have Virtualbox 4.1.18 installed in a laptop with windows seven pro 64 bits. As many others, I have been strugglying for hours..days sharing an usb device (alfa card) with the guest machine ...
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1answer
671 views

How to run Ubuntu OS in Windows off USB Disk without rebooting or installing on PC

Please help me install Ubuntu OS latest build (12.04) on a Kingston Data Traveler USB 8 GB (FAT32) without having to restart and boot from the USB drive. I want Ubuntu to load & run inside Win ...
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1answer
248 views

Make GRUB boot to Usb pendrives

I would like to boot usb pendrives using grub. An example is using a VirtualBox VM with a minimal install of Debian (Just the console). Debian will install GRUB by default, i would like to use the ...
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1answer
1k views

Routing USB devices to VirtualBox virtual machine when host OS does not have device drivers

I'm considering changing my host OS from Windows to Ubuntu and virtualizing Windows in VirtualBox, instead. But I'm worried that there will be issues with some of my devices, such as my USB devices ...
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1answer
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Virtualbox Linux host: Pass non-recognized USB device through to Windows guest

I'm running Virtualbox 4.1.2 (with the corresponding extension pack) on an up-to-date Ubuntu 11.10 host with Windows XP as a guest. I have a National Instruments USB-6251 device which I would like to ...
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1answer
960 views

Mounting external usb harddisk (ext4) in virtual box in windows

I would like to mount my external linux formatted usb harddrive in a virtual machine. The host is windows 7. Unfortunately virtual box doesn't enumerate the external harddrive in the options menu of ...
3
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1answer
387 views

Start a program in VirtualBox with command prompt error

I have a driver problem, the driver only works on 32 bit. I used XP mode but it isnt that good so I thought trying the same thing with virtual box in seamless mode. Now when i try to start a process ...
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1answer
6k views

How to access USB pendrive on using VirtualBox?

I'm using Macbook pro and I have installed VirtualBox for using windows xp. I can't access USB pen drive When i connect. The external drive is not showing in the workspace. How i can access USB pen ...
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How can I make my Virtualbox Vista see my USB device (iPad)?

I have the latest VirtualBox. I have filters for the iPad. But it does not show up in my virtual Windows vista My Computer screen or virtual iTunes. When I try to right click the little USB icon and ...
6
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1answer
2k views

How to install OSX into VirtualBox on a Macbook Air using Apple's Reinstall USB

I'm currently dual-booting OSX and Ubuntu on my Macbook Air, but it'd be nice to run OSX within Ubuntu via VirtualBox. This seems possible using VirtualBox and is legal - there's even a post on an ...
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1answer
701 views

How to access iPod in Win7 guest from OS X host?

I am running VirtualBox on an OS X host, running Windows 7 as a guest. When I connect my iPod, it is mounted by OS X, and recognized by iTunes. However, it appears in VirtualBox "USB Devices" menu as ...
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438 views

How to tell Guest OS to treat USB port as network card?

Computer 1 Motherboard 845GBV Host OS Windows XP Guest OS Linux slackware (via Virtual Box) Network via USB modem USB port 3/6 Computer 2 Motherboard Asus P7P55D-E Pro OS ...
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116 views

Is it safe to use Ethernet link from linux on virtual box, and USB modem from host windows XP simultaneously?

Environment: Win XP SP3 connected to the internet from a USB modem on an 845GBV board Win 7 x64 with an on-board realtek chip What I want to try: Setup a NIC on the 845 GBV board Use the ...
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1answer
3k views

How to use host USB modem/internet from a virtual-box running slack?

The modem is Huawei MT882 on Windows via USB interface. This modem receives an IP over DHCP from the ISP. How do I get Slack on VirtualBox to recognize the presence of a USB modem, and configure it ...
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1answer
9k views

how to create VMDK file in Virtualbox for adding USB as a new OS?

I have a USB which has OSes on it. Now I want to create VMDK file to use them in VirtualBox. I read many articles but never found how I can use them. In an article I found the way that: C:\Program ...
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1answer
481 views

Is it possile to create a Windows 7 USB installer using Windows 7 USB/DVD Download Tool from a Virtual Machine?

I want to download the Windows 7 professional ISO (x86), from Microsoft, and , I can do two things. Or buy a new burner , as mine doesn't work (I am trying to decide what dvd writer I could buy) or ...
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1answer
341 views

How can you tell Windows to ignore selected USB devices?

Following this question and this answer, I would like to know if there is any way to tell Windows to ignore selected USB peripherals, in order to have them available in the guest virtual machine. In ...
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1answer
812 views

VirtualBox Windows has USB driver but Ubuntu Host does not

My Virtualbox windows XP has drivers for USB device. But since Ubuntu host does not have the drivers, does not recognise the device, the virtual windows XP also cannot access them. The device which ...
3
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1answer
284 views

Best performance for small files on external drive?

Which bus has the best read/write performance for small files when used with an external drive? I'd guess eSATA, but the MacBook Pro in question lacks an ExpressCard slot. So it comes down to either ...