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I' m using VirtualBox on Ubuntu 12.04 to run virtual XP. I cannot access to Internet. I have read the How to let a VirtualBox guest (running Windows) access the Internet?, but it seems does not work. I really appreciate your help! : ) Thanks !

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From Ubuntu 12.04 dns name resolve changed so that you should add "dns-nameservers" parameter to your /etc/network/interfaces file, like :

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