Virtualbox USB Devices Not Recognized

General Information

How to enable Virtualbox guests to recognize USB devices.


  • Distro(s): Any
  • Other: Virtualbox Installed

Virtualbox Group

  • Add username to the vboxusers group
    • Red Hat based
      sudo usermod -a -G vboxusers YOURUSERNAME
    • Debian based
      sudo adduser YOURUSERNAME vboxusers
  • Log out, log in.

  • linux_wiki/virtualbox_usb_devices_not_recognized.txt
  • Last modified: 2019/05/25 23:50
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