I have installed Windows 7 in virtualbox. But I cant access internet. Can You please tell me the way how can I connect to internet in virtualbox. Internet is running smoothly in my host Ubuntu..

  • I had something similar a while ago. Are you able to use the internet when you don't specify a URL but use an IP address instead? I.e. what happens when you go to
    – Tomas
    Commented Jan 22, 2013 at 14:35

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In the window showing the guest, right-click on the network icon (two computer monitors) and click Network Adapters. Select Attached to Bridged Adapter and make sure that "Cable connected" is checked. Click OK.


First of all you should download and install the latest version of Virtualbox from this site www.virtualbox.org, and then check this 2 tutorials:1)http://christophermaier.name/blog/2010/09/01/host-only-networking-with-virtualbox 2)http://emmanuelbernard.com/blog/2012/02/28/configuring-virtualbox-guests-to-access-the-internet-and-be-accessible-from-the-host/

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