Configuring Virtual Machines to connect Internet

Platform for VMs : Virtual box


  • Select the Virtual Machine on the left pane and then open the settings.
  • Go to the Network option in left pane of the settings dialog box.
  • In the Center pane , select the network adapter “Attached to ” field as “Bridged Adapter” and then choose your network driver in the dropdown box below.
  • Then set the “Promiscuous Mode” to “Allow All”
  • Now save and start the VM.
  • Then in the terminal, check whether eth0 port is up or not by

ifup eth0

  • Now you test your internet connection by pinging in the terminal.

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