I installed a Windows 10 Virtual Machine. I enabled Network Adapter, Attached to : Bridged Adapter, Name : wlp6s0. I also installed the VirtualBox Extension Pack. The problem is I can't access the networks on my VM. I installed bash/ubuntu on my VM and with iwconfig, I obtained No Wireless Extension. How can I fix that?

  • It's a virtual wired NIC, not a wireless one. – gronostaj Mar 24 '20 at 13:34
  • @gronostaj Can you extend your answer? I am really not a specialist with VMs. – J.Doe Mar 24 '20 at 13:35
  • Sorry, I don't have enough knowledge about your situation nor enough time to type a proper answer. This hint should point you in the right direction. – gronostaj Mar 24 '20 at 13:38
  • Go to the Virtual Box settings for your guest machine and ensure it has been set for NAT or Bridged - your choice. Then in the guest machine, go to the Network Settings and see if the wired setting works. That is normally true for any guest machine. – John Mar 24 '20 at 14:23

when you use NAT or Bridge connections , most hypervisors virtualize connection as wired connection for guest os. you can configure it as a simple LAN (it's not a wifi connection!).
If you want to have a wireless connection Insert a new physical media like a wireless USB adaptor directly to your guest OS, then configure it.

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