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How to Install Virtual Box Guest Additions on Linux Guest
STEP A. Mount Virtualbox ISO Image by clicking on Menu Options Devices > Install Guest Additions in the Virtualbox Guest window that is currently running your Linux OS (Guest).

STEP B. Copy the Guest Additions Installer from the mount folder (Where the VBOXGUESTADDITIONS iso image got mounted), to your home folder. It is a file named VBoxLinuxAdditions.run. If you are using a 32 bit system, then you must rename this file to VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run

 

STEP C. Change the filetype of VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run and make it executable by running the command: sudo chmod +x VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run

 

STEP D. install DKMS and the GNU C Compiler using the following command:

 sudo yum -y install dkms gcc 

 or

 sudo apt-get install dkms gcc

 

STEP E.  install & Build the Kernel Header files

 

STEP F.  Finally Install Guest Additions by using the command: sudo ./VBoxLinuxAdditions-x86.run

 



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