I have been using VirtualBox to boot into my XP image. I am using cable broadband (via LAN). I can browse the internet in my host but not in my virtual machine.
Things to try:
Set the networking type to Bridged Mode paying attention to which network card it is bridged with.
Make sure the latest version of the VirtualBox guest additions are installed.
Check the network settings in the guest OS to confirm that:
You can communicate between the host computer and the guest operating system (ping)
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