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Note: Ubuntu Lucid Virtualbox USB Devices Greyed Out

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This is a permissions issue!

System > Administration > Users and Groups >

Select your UID… e.g “silverwave”

Click Button “Manage Groups”
Select “vboxusers” click Button “Properties”.
Tick the box next to your UID.

IMPORTANT!

Doesn’t work until you reboot.

Note if you don’t see any USB Devices create a blank filter for you USB’s via settings.

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Written by SilverWav

July 28, 2010 at 6:57 pm

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