One thing that isn't intuitive is you have to click an alert and specify if connecting to the Internet or Work before the connection will actually work. Everything will get recreated and it should work fine. Update: I've done everything suggested including create my own switch and delete all others. If so, double-click on this icon and you can choose between connecting the mobile device to the Internet or to a Work profile. You must also download the Windows Mobile operating system image files from Microsoft.
Unfortunately there is nothing we can do to change it. When I try to run the setup program Windows tells me the program is blocked due to compatibility issues. I think I've finally found the answer, but you're probably not going to like it. It can be a great way to test drive Windows Mobile 6 before purchasing a product with it installed. None of the others worked, including many that seemed more sensible. You can find several emulator images located within the Standalone Emulator Images folder. Select Ethernet2, then right-click and select Remove from Bridge, to remove Ethernet2 from the bridge this leaves the bridge connected only to the virtual switch 8.
Otherwise, read instructions for Step B below. It still doesn't work however. Let's work to help developers, not make them feel stupid. I need to connect the Windows Phone 6 emulator to internet. However, the Microsoft post and a lot of other similar articles only mention what to do in the emulator side.
A lot has changed since then, the sync software is now Windows Mobile Device Center, and we now have Exchange 2010. That means that after doing these steps, the virtual switch will disappear from Windows control panel, and the emulator will control it. This error can be safely ignored. During installation on Windows Server 2008 you may receive a warning that you are not running on a supported operating system. Feel free to or write comments on my posts.
Karsten, I will try to find the appropriate team for this and forward your concern to them. In our case, it allowed us to Emulate Windows Mobile Browsing so that we could optimize our sites for the Mobile viewing audience. You should be able to access websites through the mobile device emulator, as shown in Figure B. To install the program at a later time, please run the installation again. If you don't have this problem, consider yourself lucky. Previously you could install the stand alone Virtual Machine Network Driver however that has been removed from Microsoft. So, we need a second adapter that we can dedicate to the Phone emulator.
The installation procedure for this is also simple. You must install the Virtual Network Driver for your Windows network adapter. Note the settings as they are in the screenshot below. Running the setup file in Compatibility Mode didn't help either. At this point, I found I could run and debug Android apps with network connectivity. It is a couple extra steps and I much preferred the hack on installing the other virtual driver, but at least there is an option.
Once in the intranet, any external web site can only be accessed via a proxy server. This final step is only if the emulator needs to use a Proxy server to communicate with the Internet. You forgot to provide an Email Address. Installing Microsoft Device Emulator 1. Let us know if this works for you. Please let others know how useful this tip was via the rating scale below. If it still doesn't work, consult your network administrator.