VirtualBox

Ticket #2126 (closed defect: obsolete)

Opened 8 years ago

Last modified 4 months ago

Shared folders path error

Reported by: travisf Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: GUI
Version: VirtualBox 2.0.0 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: Linux
Host type: Windows

Description

When sharing the C drive or any other drive on Windows XP, VBox states it needs a full path. What is happening is that when you click on the Other option in Folder Path drop down and browse to C or other drive, VBox only places C: in the path field. It should place C:\. The fix is to manually put the \ in the path.

Change History

comment:1 Changed 8 years ago by A20_user

(Vista Host, W2000 guest) Selecting a shared folder from GUI while Guest is running: The initial location is always C:\Windows\system32 but not the folder last visited, or desktop. Selecting a drive, e.g. E:, suggested name is E: and is bad because of the ":".

comment:2 Changed 8 years ago by frank

  • Component changed from shared folders to GUI

comment:3 Changed 4 months 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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