VMware Workstation 5.5Features | Documentation | Knowledge Base | Discussion Forums
Connecting to a Generic SCSI Device
The following sections describe how to use generic SCSI devices in a virtual machine:
Generic SCSI lets a virtual machine run any SCSI device that is supported by the guest operating system in the virtual machine. Generic SCSI gives the guest operating system direct access to SCSI devices connected to the host, such as scanners and tape drives.