[ubuntu-uk] Printer problems
wulfmann at tiscali.co.uk
Tue Jul 14 15:31:25 BST 2009
Neil Greenwood wrote:
> OK, I wasn't clear enough in my statement. You can only change the
> settings for the VM when the VM isn't running or suspended IIRC.
> So, when WinXP is running in the VM, you need to choose the Machine >
> Close menu option, then choose "Power Off" in the screen that shows
> next. After this, you should be able to change the VM settings in the
> VirtualBox window - the Settings button above the list of VMs will
> become enabled.
That's what I did. The settings indicated that the USB port was
enabled. It appeared in the menu with the printer as seen by the VB
container. But it was greyed out and I couldn't tick the box. So
although it was seen, it wasn't actually passing the port through to the
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