November 28, 2012, 2:07 PM — Here's how you can add a launcher for VirtualBox to the bottom Cinnamon panel in Linux Mint 14 or 13.
1. Open a terminal window.
2. Type in the following commands then hit Enter after each.
wget http://goo.gl/b3xZB -O Virtualbox-Launcher.zip
unzip -q Virtualbox-Launcher.zip
mv cinna*vbox*/vboxla* ~/.local/share/cinnamon/applets
For more, see the original article at the link below.