I have been trying to set this up and its not working for me

I’ve been trying to fiddle about and set up a VM so I can play about with the router. I can’t get it to be reachable on my network, and I also can’t seem to find anyone to give me any suggestions. I knows its perhaps a little trivial but I really am confused.

It is set up as a VM inside virtualbox, this is what I have done so far to try and get it to work. I set up virtual box and set up the machine using the iso

I set the ram to 516MB and the physical storage to 8GB

I logged onto the OS and stored an image so that it can save and no longer boot from the iso file

I went into the router settings and I set a static IP address of 192.168.1.101/24

I commited the change and saved the router,

then I rebooted after setting the VM to bridge to my network

and I went back in and checked the interfaces on the router and it has eth0 set to 192.168.1.101/24 and status is u/u

however, I cannot ping my local host or any other addresses

I can ping the loopback address

When I ping 192.168.1.1 I get the host is unreachable

if i ping an address such as 192.168.0.x it doesn’t even try to ping it just says network is unreachable.

I tried also pinging the router from my host machine, but when I ping an address, I end up getting a response or lack thereof from a different address to the one i tried.

C:\Users\intergalacticpear>ping 192.168.1.101

Pinging 192.168.1.101 with 32 bytes of data: Reply from 192.168.0.1: Destination host unreachable. Reply from 192.168.0.1: Destination host unreachable. Reply from 192.168.0.1: Destination host unreachable. Reply from 192.168.0.1: Destination host unreachable.

Ping statistics for 192.168.1.101: Packets: Sent = 4, Received = 4, Lost = 0 (0% loss),

Anyone any suggestions?
I tried SSH too thinking maybe it was to do with ICMP but nothing.

You have provided some IP addresses, but have not provided any context to what they mean. Do you have an overview of what your network looks like? What is 1.1? what is 0.1?

There’s only this single host on it. It is just my laptop which is running virtual box.

C:\Users\intergalacticpear>ipconfig

Windows IP Configuration

Ethernet adapter Ethernet:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :

Ethernet adapter VirtualBox Host-Only Network:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.56.1
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

Wireless LAN adapter Local Area Connection* 9:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :

Wireless LAN adapter Local Area Connection* 10:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :

Ethernet adapter VMware Network Adapter VMnet1:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.163.1
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

Ethernet adapter VMware Network Adapter VMnet8:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.249.1
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . :

Wireless LAN adapter WiFi:

Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :
IPv4 Address. . . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.2
Subnet Mask . . . . . . . . . . . : 255.255.255.0
Default Gateway . . . . . . . . . : 192.168.0.1

Ethernet adapter Bluetooth Network Connection:

Media State . . . . . . . . . . . : Media disconnected
Connection-specific DNS Suffix . :

C:\Users\intergalacticpear>

Solved the problem.
I had used the wrong subnet, and also selected the wrong card in the bridge settings.

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