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VirtualBox 3.1: Beginner's Guide by Alfonso V Romero

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Time for action—web browsing in your Ubuntu VM

You have your virtual machine installed. What's next? Let's surf the web! After all, what could be more important than that?

  1. Open the Applications menu on your Ubuntu virtual machine, and select Internet | Firefox Web Browser from the menu:
    Time for action—web browsing in your Ubuntu VM
  2. The Mozilla Firefox window will show the Ubuntu Start Page. Type virtualbox.org on the address bar and press Enter:
    Time for action—web browsing in your Ubuntu VM
  3. The VirtualBox homepage should appear as an indication that you have Internet access in your virtual machine. You can close Mozilla Firefox now.

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