Why i can not copy/paste files from my windows 10 to windows server 2016 inside vmware workstation

john john 946 Reputation points

I have the following:-

  • Windows 10 home edition
  • I install vmware workstation + windows server 2016 inside the VMWare workstation.
  • I define to allow drag/drop, as follow:-


But currently if i copy a file from my windows 10 i can not paste it inside the vmware's Windows Server 2016? any advice?


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  1. Dave Patrick 426.2K Reputation points MVP

    Simplest solution may be to connect to the admin share \\C$ and copy the files.

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