Virtualbox error E_FAIL (0x80004005)

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Virtualbox error E_FAIL (0x80004005)

Failed to open a session for the virtual machine Ubuntu.

Failed to open/create the internal network ‘HostInterfaceNetworking-VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter’ (VERR_INTNET_FLT_IF_NOT_FOUND).

Failed to attach the network LUN (VERR_INTNET_FLT_IF_NOT_FOUND).

Result Code: E_FAIL (0x80004005)
Component: ConsoleWrap
Interface: IConsole {872da645-4a9b-1727-bee2-5585105b9eed}

hiberstackers Edited question February 26, 2021

You need to create a host-only adapter and attach it to the VM. Follow the below steps,

  1. In VirtualBox, click on File
  2. Host Network Manager
  3. Create
  4. Check Enable and Close
  5. Open VM settings
  6. Network
  7. Enable Adapter 2,
    1. Attached to: Host-only Adapter
    2. Name: VirtualBox Host-Only Ethernet Adapter
    3. Advance > Promiscuous Mode: Allow All
  8. OK

Start the VM now.

hiberstackers Answered question February 24, 2021