I installed LXDE desktop on Ubuntu 14.04 in VMWare. I try to drag files from Windows to Ubuntu but it does not work.

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    If I recall correctly, drag and drop probably needs VMware tools to be installed in the guest. Did you install them? – Alaa Ali Nov 8 '14 at 16:23

This is an issue of pcmanfm/libfm. There is a patch:


But copy/paste file should work in your case.

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