How To Take Screenshots Of VirtualBox VMs

How To Take Screenshots Of VirtualBox VMs

VirtualBox is a great
virtualization solution, however if lacks one big feature: the ability to take
screenshots of a virtual machine. Of course, you can use the host operating
system’s print screen feature, but this wil ltake a picture of the whole workspace,
including window decorations, etc. which you will have to remove in your iage
editing software which is a tedious task. This tutorial describes how you can
create a little script that automatically takes a screenshot of a VirtualBox
VM when you click on it; it makes use of the VirtualBox command line tool VBoxManage.

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