In this post we will discuss how to mount ISO in Linux VM running inside Virtualbox or VMware.
If you want to come out of vmware console window simply press Alt + Ctrl or Ctrl + Alt any of the two sequence will work.
If you want the movement between your host machine and VMware console to be seamless, install VMware tools in the guest VM. This will ensure that you don’t have to press Ctrl+ Alt every time.
Check this site to download VMware tools.
Sometime you may have to open OVA files, which are actually just zip of OVF files.
You can extract or convert OVA to OVF file in three ways as mentioned below