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My Host Operating System (The one that runs on my laptop is Windows Vista). The configuration is as follows -

Intel Core 2 Duo CPU, 1.66GHz Memory RAM 2.00 GB System Type - 32 bit

I run Windows 2003 on my Virtual PC 2007. I am not able to access Internet from the Windows 2003 OS, whereas I am able to do so with my laptop directly.

The internet connection is a wireless connection. The same Virtual machine (VHD/VMC) when copied to my desktop which runs on Windows XP is able to connect to Internet.

Can you please help?

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You need to have VPC set to use the adapter on the host that has the Virtual Machine Network Service installed.

I imagine guest internet works on your PC as it is wired internet, but not on your laptop as it is wireless.

See this guide, especially step 6:

Adapter settings

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I use roughly the same setup but with XP as my host enviroment. You must shut down your virtual machine, not save it, and then you can choose a network adapter to use with your virtual machine. – Chris Dec 31 '09 at 14:21

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