VirtualBox

Ticket #99 (closed enhancement: fixed)

Opened 7 years ago

Last modified 7 years ago

[feature-request] GUI: Please make visible which ISO is currently inserted.

Reported by: Technologov Owned by:
Priority: minor Component: other
Version: VirtualBox 1.3.6 Keywords:
Cc: Guest type: other
Host type: other

Description

Please make visible which ISO is currently inserted in the VM.

Make it like it is done in MS Virtual PC 2004.

Recommendation: rename GUI menu from : "Devices->Unmount CD/DVD-ROM" to something more dynamic, to something, that is currently inserted, like: "Devices->Unmount I:\" or "Devices->Unmount /dev/cdrom" or "Devices->Unmount myimage.iso"

-Alexey Eremenko

Change History

comment:1 Changed 7 years ago by Technologov

What do you think of this useful GUI feature ?

-Alexey

comment:2 Changed 7 years ago by hron84

I recommend an other feature: On the tooltip of the CD/DVD and floppy drive's icon (which is blinking...) would be show the mounted image, because currently no way to get info to which image is inserted. For example: I creating an operation system install disk (Gentoo) and if i have a some install cd-s what made from me, i can't decide which version inserted of this image.

comment:3 Changed 7 years ago by Technologov

This feature would help. MS VirtualPC GUI is really good. Let's take this feature.

comment:4 Changed 7 years ago by sandervl73

  • Priority changed from major to minor

comment:5 Changed 7 years ago by sandervl73

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

Already done. Either in 1.4.0 or at a later date. Hover the mouse cursor on top of the cd icon in the VM window.

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