You must manually connect USB devices when your virtual machine is running in Unity view.

Note

VMware Fusion does not support USB adapters for connecting displays to your virtual machines.

1

Plug the USB device into your Mac.

The selection dialog appears.

2

Select the system to which you want to connect the device.

The action you take depends on how many virtual machines are open.

Option

Description

If you have one virtual machine powered on

Select Connect to Mac or Connect to OS of your open virtual machine.

If you have two or more virtual machines powered on

In the pop-up menu, select Connect to your Mac or Connect to virtual machine name for the selected virtual machine. Click OK.