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Connecting a CD-ROM or Floppy Drive to an Image File

You can use the virtual machine settings editor to connect an existing virtual CD-ROM or floppy drive to an image file.

You can connect a virtual CD-ROM drive to an ISO image file.

Connecting to an ISO Image File

1. Open the virtual machine settings editor (VM > Settings) and select the DVD/CD-ROM drive you want to connect to the image file.

2. Select Use ISO Image and enter the path and filename for the image file or click Browse to navigate to the file.

3. Click OK to save the configuration and close the virtual machine settings editor.

Connecting to a Floppy Image File

1. Open the virtual machine settings editor (VM > Settings) and select the floppy drive you want to connect to an image file.

2. Type the path and filename for the floppy image file you want to use or click Browse to navigate to the file.

If you want to create a new image file, click Create. Use the default filename and folder or change them as you wish.

3. Click Finish.

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