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How to enable guest-to-host and host-to-guest networking?

I have installed openSuse in VMWare Player with following setup for networking: Network adapter with NAT so that guest shares the Internet connection as host A host only private network for the ...
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How to change the network where the virtual machine is connected to, in Vmware ESXi with Perl in Linux?

Can anybody answer that how to change a VM's network with Perl? I would like to periodically change the network where the VM's nic is connected. Thanks
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Shape virtual machine traffic on host

I have an Ubuntu box on which I need a virtual machine (say, VirtualBox or VMware) also running Ubuntu. If I had to shape the outgoing traffic of the virtual machine on the host operating system, for ...
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Having trouble trying to connect to internet in VMWare

I need some help regarding connecting to internet from VMWare. To start with here's the procedures that i've done Installed VMWare Workstation 10.0.2 on my machine that uses Windows 7 64b. Copied ...
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Access webapp on guest virtual machine from network

I'm running a webapp via tomcat on my virtual machine (development environment). I'm trying to access this webapp on other computers (other machines on the network, and the host machine) but I am ...
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New to Linux, cannot get my internet to connect in VMWare

I installed CentOS today and did a minimal install. I got everything set up and got Gnome installed but I simply cannot connect to the internet. I can ping my loopback address and everything looks ...
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Running two virtual servers cannot change network configration of second server

I am learning networking. The problem is that i am running two virtual machine of linux operating system on virtual machine whose server addresses are 192.168.1.100 and 192.168.1.200 respectively. I ...
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Netflow with nfdump, not accurate?

I have been collecting net flow data and I am trying to asses how much bandwidth a particular virtual machine is consuming. From vSphere I have enabled net flow which I am sending to nfdump. Using ...
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Measuring total bandwidth utilized per server (windows)

I am looking for a way to monitor and report total bandwidth consumed by a windows virtual machine over a period of minutes to hours. I thought it would be easy to do this, but I can't seem to find a ...
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142 views

VMWare Player - How to bridge network connection between host and guest OS

My host OS is windows 8 and my guest OS is lubuntu. Basically, I am trying to run a Django server form my guest OS on 0.0.0.0:8000 so that I can access it from my host OS. I posted how I can access ...
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Unable to ping from local os(operating system) to virtual machine(vm ware) os( both on a same machine).

I am unable to ping from my windows 7 to virtual machine (ubuntu 14) which is installed on the same system or vice versa. But form other system i am able to ping and everything is working fine. What ...
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Use host DirectAccess connection in VM guest

At the moment I'm doing some development work in a VM guest. Normally I'm at the customer office and able to connect to the servers over there. As I'm also working remote, I need to connect to the ...
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Why from a virtualized Ubuntu system I can't discover the ip address of my router?

I am not into computer network and I have the following problem finding my router IP address. I have a Windows 8 PC on on which it is installed VmWare Workstation that virtualizes Linux Ubuntu. The ...
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How can I force Windows to use the Internet connection of a virtual network adapter?

I am running Windows 7 on a virtual machine. I have VPN Gate installed on this machine. This VPN software creates a virtual network adapter and configures it with an interface metric value of 1. I ...
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Bridging my VM with an OpenVPN adapter

Beginner user here,I start to slowly learn about networks, virtual machines and so. Here is my set up. I have a host system, running Windows 8.1. On my host system is installed OpenVPN, with a ...
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Open NAT ports on an internal NAT vm

I have a virtual machine which is a NAT/dhcp server, it has installed pfsense https://www.pfsense.org/ . This vm has two network interfaces: one connected to the actual WAN, one to an internal LAN. ...
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662 views

ESXi host keeps disconnecting

I have just installed ESXi 5.1 update 2 on my home server, but the host keeps disconnecting after a few seconds to a couple of minutes. I have gone through all the troubleshooting steps on the vmware ...
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Add more than 10 vmnet in “vmware server” 2 [closed]

I need to create an esxi 5.5 nested environment on win 2k8 and i would want to do it on vmware server instead of workstation. vmServer has "only" 10 vmnet adapters, but i've 15 nic on my physical ...
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Hot to setup 2 network adapters on ubuntu with vmware

I've have an idea of following configuration: Image 1: Ubuntu with GUI in LAN segment, static configuration Image 2: Server-Ubuntu in the same LAN segment, plus second network adapter in NAT-Mode to ...
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1answer
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How can i make the data transfer between esi server and computer faster on LAN

My LAN speed is very less. Even downloading from Internet is fater "1.5MBPS" and from LAN its 300KBPS. MY setup is like this Netgear wireless Router --------DESKTOP Netgar ------wireless bridge ...
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1answer
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VMWare player network won't work after upgrading to Windows 8.1

I've tried both NAT and Bridged options on both of my VM's (Windows XP and Ubuntu), but I can't connect to the internet in any case. I also tried to repair the VMWare Player instalation with no ...
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1answer
140 views

Accessing vCenter Server from Internet (remote network)

I have this topology: And I would like to be able to give my users access to the vCenter Server through the Internet (I will use VPN here, but security is not the main concern here, at least not ...
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Public access issue for ESXi guest host

I have a ESXi server with two NICs. Recently, I configured reverse proxy based on Apache, and in order to test it, I started using both NICs for public and private connections. I created a public VM ...
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47 views

In VMware what are the differences between the network connection options?

In VMware there are the network options I'm unsure what to choose. I've red the documentation here but find the situations it describes are too complex with my needs. I just want the internet to ...
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What is blocking my browser (external links) using proxy in VMWare Workstation in this example?

I have Windows 8.1 as the host with Mint 16 as VM using Bridged. I can connect to the proxy links, but it looks to time-out when attempting to connect to other URL paths. I have tried NAT and Custom ...
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Is it possible to use DHCP to obtain default gateway and DNS server only?

I have a few VMs which I want to keep with static IP addresses. However, I run those on my laptop and frequently connect to different networks which use different default gateway and different DNS ...
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212 views

VMWare Fusion 6 Nat translation issue

I have the following network diagram, using VMWare Fusion 6 I am able to ping from the en0 interface on my mac to all of the 172.16 network, and on the custom linux kernel (2.6.x) base I can ping ...
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147 views

Unable to ping from my Unix VM to Windows 8 host laptop on VMnet1

I am running Windows 8 on my laptop, with a VMware instance running Unix on top of that. When I ping the Unix VM from the Windows host, I get a response. But when I try to ping my Windows box from ...
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How do I run a VM within a VM with separate IPs accessible on a local network?

First off, I know my question sounds confusing. Brief background information: I am an instructor for a network security penetration test course. I help create scenarios with complex networks via ...
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107 views

Internet Connection VMWare Player 6

I am trying to connect to the internet using a Windows 8.1 Host and a Ubuntu 12 LTS Guest in VMWare Player 6. The internet in the VM is fine if I am hardlined in (its a laptop), but when I go to ...
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How to access a vmware guest web server from another device on the network

I am developing a mobile website. I develop in Ubuntu via a virtual machine (vmware). I have a Windows 8 host and Ubuntu 13.10 guest. I want to be able to view the site-in-progress on my phone for ...
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1answer
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VMware Workstation isolating guest to a separate internet

I have N1 and N2 network. The host has two ethernet adapters E1 and E2. The host is connected to N1 through E1, but I want to connect a guest to N2, and I do not want N2 to affect the host by any ...
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Virtualbox connection with VMware

I have a Windows OS installed on Virtualbox and a Ubuntu OS installed on VMware. I assign internal ip address for both OS(say 192.168.1.3 for Windows OS and 192.168.1.4 for ubuntu). The problem is I ...
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VMWare OSX does not show a shared folder

I've set up VMWare to run a virtualized install of OSX and am having some trouble with sharing a folder, I've added a folder on the host machine to share but when I go into 'Computer' I just see the ...
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VMWare Host-Only network, host is not on the network

I'm trying to set up a network between my Kali Linux VM and my Win8 host in VMWorkstation. I've configured the Network Adapter to use "Host-only: a private network shared with the host". Once the VM ...
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After migrate (vMotion), the VM cannot connect to other VM

Before vMotion, ESXi Server1: VM1, VM2, VM3 ESXi Server2: VM4, VM5, VM6 Both ESXi Servers in same network (192.168.2.X/24) VM1 can ping VM4 success. VM4 can ping VM1 success. After vMotion, ESXi ...
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Installing pfSense on VMWare ESXi 5.0

I'm really lost with this. I've tried the tutorial listed in pfSense's official site which returned me with no luck. Well, I actually can install and set up IP addresses's without any problems but it ...
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how to connect vmware rhel5 box from windows 7

I tried with different ways I used this steps 1) change vmware n/w adapter setting to bridge and reboot machine 2) took Ip from Ifconfig eth0 3) put that ip on windows 7 Putty host name( or Ip) and ...
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VMware - client isolation

How do I create VMs using VMWare Workstation that are connected to the internet but isolated from each other? These are the characteristics of these VMs: From the internet, the VMs appear to be ...
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How to transfer files from a host machine to a shared virtual machine in vmware workstation quickly?

This is what it looked like when you could set a shared folder with a unshared virtual machine - And now with the VM as a shared virtual machine the shared folders option is gone along with a whole ...
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Accessing VM Guest from my mobile devices in same network

I made a VM with Bridged connection and I can ping my guest from host. Now, I need my device can ping my VM guest. Is it even possible?
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1answer
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Bridged connection for virtual machine is blocked by windows [duplicate]

I am trying to created virtual machine which in bridged mode. I already asked Bridged adapter in Virtual Box - cannot obtain IP but it only assure me that problem is with my host machine. I also tired ...
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How to configure the physical machine and virtual machine?

If I want to transfer data between the physical machine (windows operating system) and virtual machine (Linux real time operating system). Could anyone please explain about configuring the data ...
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ESXi connect to external management network from internal VM

My ESXi server has two vSwitches: One has a physical NIC attached which I labelled "external". The other has no NICs attached which I labelled "internal". My external network is in the subnet ...
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1answer
63 views

Is it possible to virtualize a LAN?

I've got the following physical layout: VM -> Workstation -> Router -> Internet I'd like to end up with the following network layout: Workstation -> Router1 -> Internet VM ...
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Configuring an experimental TCP/IP computer network using a virtual machine

I don't have extensive experience to computer networks and I would like to practice using a Linux distribution and virtual machines like virtualbox or vmware. I imagine a host Ubuntu/Linux PC and a ...
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Firewall open ports for vSphere

I need to open ports on a firewall, so that a client could access his VM console through vCenter server's Web Client. I had a look at this page about port description, but I am a little confused. I ...
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VMware 5.1 Network drop

I am running a low latency demanding appliction on a VM in VSphere 5.1. The TCP/IP transfer rate is 124 MBit. I have an intermittent problem related to the network dropping and then slowly increasing ...
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Every time I ping one of my Ubuntu VMs from another VM I get a different IP resolved.. how could this be?

Every time I ping one of my VMs from another VM by hostname I get a different IP address resolved for it... Both VMs are Ubuntu 12.04 running on VMware Workstation 10. All VMs are running with ...
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357 views

VMWare Workstation: IP address conflicts

We use a "Tutorial Network" at school and I'm trying to set it up at home. I copied the four Virtual Machines (all flavors of windows), installed and up and running. However on the two windows server ...