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When we have the Guest Additions up and running it’s time for the real fun, trying out seamless mode. Select “View,” then “Switch to Seamless Mode.” After we done this, our host operating system and our virtual operating system should seem to combine. We’ll have a taskbar from each and programs from each will be visible over our native operating system’s desktop. This a very good solution when we don't have access to an extra display. Here is an example.
Starting a terminal on the host
When in Seamless Mode we can now start a terminal on the host instead of fighting with GTKterm on the guest. Open a Mac terminal window on the host and type the following command: