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Old 02-24-2011, 04:22 AM   #1
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Vodafone mobile connect can't see device in virtualbox

I've got an XP pro SP3 Vm in Virtualbox with Vodafone Mobile Connect installed. The USB dongle is detected by virtual box and I've tried passing it through with and without a filter enabled for it. Both times it was listed with the USB keyboard and mouse, all were greyed out. In Windows Ddevice Manager there's a entry for a USB Mobile Internet controller but the Vodafone Mobile Connect software isn't picking up the device. I'm using Ubuntu 10.04 and teh latest Virtualbox downloaded from the website with the PUEL extensions pack so I can have USB. Can anyone tell me what I'm missing here?
Old 02-26-2011, 05:18 PM   #2
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What USB dongle are you using? Is it a VF brand?


3g, virtualbox

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