This article was not expected to be published today, i was writinh something else for debian , i had some issues to see the full screen of my Debian, i though its maybe agood ides to start with it. let me show i have fixed my issue.
the Guest Additions are designed to be installed inside a virtual machine after the guest operating system has been installed. They consist of device drivers and system applications that optimize the guest operating system for better performance and usability.
What are the Top features of Guest AdditonsSoftware
- Easy mouse pointer integration.
- Easy way to share folders between the host and the guest.
- Drag and drop feature allows copying or opening files, copy clipboard formats from the host to the guest or from the guest to the host.
- Share clipboard (for copy and paste) of the guest operating system with your host operating system.
- Better video support provides accelerated video performance.
- Better Time synchronization between guest and host.
- Standard host/guest communication channels.
- Seamless Windows features allows you to run windows of your guest operating system seamlessly next to the windows of your host.
In my situatution i couldn’t get a full screenmode in my debian Guest System
Now How to Install VirtualBox Guest Additions in Ubuntu/Mint/Debian
1. First update your Linux guest operating system software packages using the apt comand :
$ sudo apt update $ sudo apt upgrade
2. Once upgraded please reboot your operating system to apply the new recent upgrades packages.
Now this bellow command will install all dependencies needed to get your Guest addition instllation working.
$ sudo apt install build-essential dkms linux-headers-$(uname -r)
3-Mount GuestAddition iso
Guestaddition is mounted now and ready for Install
4-Please Follow the commands bellow the get it installed
$sudo su - or su - # insert root password #mount /dev/cdrom /media #cd /media #./VBoxLinuxAdditions.run
your can see the results bellow
Now its time to reboote
Now i can configure in my situation my screen resolutions easy to get an beautiful full screen
Please Enjoy and let us Know if we can help.