[ubuntu-uk] Printer problems

Neil Greenwood neil.greenwood.lug at gmail.com
Mon Jul 13 09:15:37 BST 2009


2009/7/11 Wulfy <wulfmann at tiscali.co.uk>:
> Neil Greenwood wrote:
>> 2009/7/11 Wulfy <wulfmann at tiscali.co.uk>:
>>
>>> I tried to do that but with a 32-bit WinXP guest.  The problem is that
>>> VirtualBox wouldn't pass the USB through, even though I'd downloaded the
>>> version that's supposed to do that.
>>>
>>>
>>
>> Did you install the guest additions? They're needed to get USB working, IIRC.
>>
>> Cofion/Regards,
>> Neil.
>>
>>
> Yes.  I could see the USB in the Device menu but it was greyed out and I
> couldn't click it.
>

I think you need to shut down the VM in order to make changes, not
just suspend it. Did you do this?

Cofion/Regards,
Neil.



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