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I currently have a win7 x64 bit appliance. vmware is installed on Ubuntu 12.04. I'm using vmware 4.0.4.

I was told by a friend that you can drag and drop files from vmware straight onto the Ubuntu desktop.

Is this actually possible? If so do i have to install anything to get this working? Or is suppose to work out of the box?

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Do you have virtualbox guest additions installed? –  LnxSlck Aug 22 '12 at 22:45

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From what I know and I have only used VMware workstation 6 and above. You need to install VM tools here is a link to your version.

www.vmware.com/support/ws4/doc/new_guest_tools_ws.html

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