Ticket #11958 (closed enhancement: obsolete)

Opened 10 years ago

Last modified 6 years ago

VirtualBox Manager to show USB devices in use / bindings

Reported by: DrHouse Owned by:
Component: GUI Version: VirtualBox 4.2.14
Keywords: USB Cc:
Guest type: all Host type: all


With more than a few VMs, the exercise of finding the VM that has a device "in use" is a long exercise, especially where they are remembered over time such that devices that are re-attached physically are claimed by VMs without warning. It would be helpful to have a view, like the media manager, to see devices used by VM's. Even if this did not support change, the reporting of device<->vm mapping would be helpful. A simple list would suffice.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 6 years ago by aeichner

  • Status changed from new to closed
  • Resolution set to obsolete

Please reopen if still relevant with a recent VirtualBox release.

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