Fixed Can't Disconnect Device from Host to Connect to VM

Discussion in 'Xiaopan Support' started by peachies, 28 Dec 2012.

  1. peachies

    peachies Member

    8 Jul 2012
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    I'm very new to linux and now i'm trying to learn backtrack 5 r3.
    i run r3 on VMware 9 but i cant scan any wireless card (awus036NHR). I was told that i need to disconnect from host, but i cant manage to do it because it keep display The device is in use.
    How can i solve this problem?
  2. Mr. Penguin

    Mr. Penguin Administrator
    Staff Member Admin Moderator VIP

    18 May 2012
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    Host = Host computer.

    You need to disconnect through device manager or disable it through the Windows network manager.

    You should also delete the driver and utility on Windows to get it to work through VM.
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