VirtualBox - How to Enable Drag and Drop Support

October 2016

Enable the drag and drop of files between the host and guest OS, here's how to enable drag and drop support in VirtualBox:
  • Open VirtualBox
  • Select the guest OS.
  • Click on the Settings button.
  • Go to General > Advanced.
  • Click on the Drag 'n' Drop menu and make your selection:
    • Disabled (default value)
    • Host To Guest
    • Guest To Host
    • Bidirectional

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