How to copy/paste text into a virtual machine through a Remote Desktop

Posted: October 28th, 2008 | Author: | Filed under: VMWare | Tags: , , | No Comments »

Copy/Pasting text from your own local machine to a virtual machine through a remote desktop will not work directly.
A simple workaround to this is to first paste to a Notepad instance running on the remote desktop machine and then from there into the virtual machine.