This video shows you the steps for installing Guest Additions on Debian 9.8 virtual machine installed on the Oracle VM VirtualBox virtualization program.
How to Install Guest Additions on Debian 9.8 in VirtualBox 6.0.4
Step 1: If you have not done a Debian installation with VirtualBox before, please refer to the following video.
Video ➦ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nMzvTO0yUEs
Step 2: You need to install Guest Additions after installing Debian 9.8 with VirtualBox. Thanks to Guest Additions, you can use the virtual machine more efficiently.
Step 3: Run the Debian 9.8 virtual machine on VirtualBox to start the Guest Additions installation.
Step 4: After running the Debian virtual machine, click on Devices / Insert Guest Additions CD image.
Step 5: Sometimes Guest Additions installation starts automatically on Linux based operating systems. But this does not happen automatically on Debian.
Step 6: Open the Guest Additions CD image folder and open the Terminal in it. Run the command “sh VBoxLinuxAdditions.run” to install Guest Additions on the Debian virtual machine.
➦ sh VBoxLinuxAdditions.run
Step 7: After installing Guest Additions on Debian, restart the virtual machine.
Step 8: You can now use the Debian 9.8 virtual machine more efficiently and make it full screen.
Step 9: Watch the entire video to install Guest Additions on the Debian 9.8 virtual machine running on VirtualBox.
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