Install Virtual Box Guest Additions, If you don’t know how see Here
Create a Shared Folder
Device > Shared Folder ( in Menu )
or Click Blue folder button in lower right corner of Vbox Window
[ I shared folder named “Shared” for example ]
Mount the Shared folder now.
Use following commands.
sudo mount.vboxsf Shared ~/Shared -o rw,exec,uid=1000,gid=1000,devFedora users
su –c “mount.vboxsf Shared ~/Shared -o rw,exec,uid=1000,gid=1000,dev”Your folder will get mounted.
Access the folder now.
To make folders mount after reboot.
You will need root access to edit the file
sudo gedit /etc/fstabOnce the file is opened, add this line in end.
foldername /folder/mount/path vboxsf rw,exec,uid=1000,gid=1000,dev 0 0Change the foldername and /folder/mount/path to respective one.
foldername is Share name
/folder/mount/path is path to folder where you want to mount the folder
For example, I use
Shared /home/pratik/Shared vboxsf rw,exec,uid=1000,gid=1000,dev 0 0Save the file and reboot the machine
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