You can add a parallel port to a virtual machine and send output to a file on the host computer.

1

Select a virtual machine.

In the virtual machines and templates inventory tree, select a group of virtual machines and select a virtual machine from the list on the right.

Search for a virtual machine and select it from the search results list.

2

In the VM Hardware panel, click Edit Settings.

3

Click Virtual Hardware.

4

From the Add a device drop-down menu, select Parallel Port and click Add device.

The parallel port appears in the virtual device list above.

5

Select Output to file and browse to the location of the file.

6

(Optional) Select or deselect the Connected check box to connect or disconnect the device.

7

(Optional) Select Connect At Power On to connect the device when the virtual machine powers on.

8

Click OK.