how to copy a file from Host machine to vertica VM

AnandAnand Registered User

Hi,

I was able to copy and paste a file from my machine to vertica VM. But it is not happening any more. Can you please help me how to do that.

Thanks,
-Anand

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  • AnandAnand Registered User

    Hi,

    I have Windows 10 64-bit laptop and I have installed -
    VMware® Workstation 12 Pro
    version: 12.5.9 build-7535481
    And a CentOS 7.4 virtual machine inside that.

    Under VMware Workstation -> VM -> settings -> Options -> Guest Isolation ->

    both enable drag & drop and copy & paste are ticked. But still I am not able to copy and paste anything.

  • s_crossmans_crossman Employee, Registered User, VerticaExpert

    Anand,

    This is most likely a VMWare Workstation issue. I found what may be the solution in comment 20 on this VMware thread. https://communities.vmware.com/thread/436411?start=15&tstart=0

    It's Workstation 9 but it seems to be referenced in several other threads with older and newer versions of Workstation. Some comments indicated a bug with VMWare.

    I hope it helps

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