Developers working on applications for the iOS platform can run into issues trying to connect an iPhone to a VMware session. It would be nice to just use a USB cable and attach the device so you can debug your software.
FlexiHub is a USB redirection software tool that makes connecting an iPhone to a VMware workstation easy.
This tutorial will show you how to connect an iPhone to VMware by following some simple directions.
The tool is compatible with numerous virtualization solutions including VMware, Hyper-V, and VirtualBox.
All it takes is FlexiHub and a few mouse clicks to connect an iPad, iPhone, or any other type of USB device to a virtual environment.
Easily connect your iPhone to VMware on Mac, Windows, or Linux hosts.
That’s all there is to it! The connected device will be recognized by the VMware guest operating system just like it was physically connected to the USB peripheral.
Commonly, iPhones and iPads are used to save or transfer data from other computers or devices. This can be done through native means as well as with FlexiHub. Here’s how to connect a USB device to a VMware session without a third-party solution.