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You cannot establish an Internet connection while you are using a virtual machine.
This behavior may occur when your Mac computer connects to the Internet through an AirPort wireless network connection.
To resolve this problem, use the following methods.
Verify AirPort Internet ConnectionTo verify your AirPort Internet connection, see the following AppleCare document, "101858: AirPort: Troubleshooting Outline." To do this, visit the following Apple Web site:
Update AirPort SoftwareMake sure that you are using the most recent version of the AirPort software.
For Mac OS XIf you are using Mac OS X, you can use Software Update to download and install the most recent update of the AirPort software. To do so, follow these steps:
For Mac OS 9Use the Software Update control panel to update to the latest version of the AirPort software.
Use Shared Networking in Virtual PCYou can set up your virtual machine to automatically use the network settings of your Mac through Shared Networking. To set up Shared Networking, follow these steps:
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