- Shut down the virtual machine that needs the mouse/keyboard.
- Plug the second mouse/keyboard into your host.
- Edit your virtual machine’s
.vmxfile to include the lines below. For more information, see Locating the virtual machine bundle in VMware Fusion (1007599)
usb.generic.allowHID = "TRUE"
usb.generic.allowLastHID = "TRUE"
- Power on your virtual machine.
- Go to VM > Removable Devices.
- Find and select your keyboard/mouse.
- Click Connect (Disconnect from host).