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Shared Folders

These show up under vboxsvr.  Mount like this under windows.

net use H: \\vboxsvr\sharename

Missing TAP/TUN / need to restart?

Ref: 1 & 2

sudo /Library/StartupItems/VirtualBox/VirtualBox restart

# Confirm permissions
sudo chown -R root:wheel /Library/StartupItems
sudo chmod -R 0755 /Library/StartupItems

Suggestions for Ubuntu guest

Guest Additions

Ref: VirtualBox extension pack

Linux VM Clone considerations

Ref: Preparing Linux Template VMs