VirtualBox – Configure Full Screen, Clipboard, shares etc for debian ( jessie )

1) Download the iso for guest additions here:

2) Login as root

3) Update debian if necessary with

apt-get update && apt-get upgrade

4) Install required packages with

apt-get install build-essential module-assistant

5) Configure your system for building kernel modules by running

m-a prepare

6) On virtual box Click Install Guest Addition from the Devices menu,
then run

mount /media/cdrom

If it’s already mounted just run

sh /media/cdrom/

and follow the instructions on screen.

7 ) Reboot your vm

8 ) FUN!

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