12.04 groups administration: how to add my user to a group

Asked by VaclavPe

Hello,

I installed new Ubuntu into VirtualBox and need to add myself to vboxsf group to access the shared folder. Where and how can I do that ? I am lost in the new desktop environment, there is no "System-Administration-Users and Groups" menu item at all.

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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run:

sudo usermod -a -G vboxsf $USER

Will do it :)

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VaclavPe (vaclavpe) said :
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Solved, thank you. But no GUI utility at all ?

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actionparsnip (andrew-woodhead666) said :
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Just quicker and easier to give a command you can copy and paste rather than roll out a long list of stuff to click.