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No Internet connection in VMware Player (Guest OS is Ubuntu 10.04)

I don't get internet connection in the guest OS. Could you please help me to find out why? The host OS is Windows 7, guest OS is Ubuntu 10.04. Type of network connection: NAT. ifconfig command ...
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Using FTDI device with Ubuntu on VMware virtual machine

Now that I can connect a USB devices to Ubuntu on VMware Player on Win 7, I tried to use my Altera FPGA dev board. This board contains a FTDI bridge allowing it to connect to the PC via a USB port. ...
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Why VMware Player does not recognize USB devices?

I am running Ubuntu 10.04 LTS as a guest OS via VMware Player 3.1.4 build-385536 over Windows 7 Home Premium host OS. This runs on a HP Pavilion g7-1173dx laptop. At the Virtual Machine... menu > VM ...
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How to access data on XP from ubuntu 10.04 inside VMPlayer? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to do networking between virtual machines in VirtualBox? My OS is windows XP and I run ubuntu 10.04 through VMPlayer. Is there a way that these two OSs can share a ...
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Ubuntu: Screen resolution doesn't fit size of monitor (Vmware)

I have just installed ubunto in Vmware Player and it works great, but all of the resolutions it gives me there isn't one to fill the entire screen. I was scouting around the net and found this, - ...
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I ran ubuntu in vmplayer on windows 7: Working in ubuntu and access the DVD freezes ubuntu

Using ubuntu 10.04 the freeze happens during the spin-up of the dvd, after the dvd sends data the freeze goes away. During the freeze no mouse-actions, no keyboard strokes are accepted. What could ...
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How to fix “crazy keyboard” on Ubuntu 10.04.1 on VMWare Player 3.1.x?

On a fresh install of Ubuntu Server 10.04.1 on VMWare Player 3.1.1, the keyboard mappings are crazy! The arrows don't work, Ctrl key seems mapped to Enter, it's nuts! Note, this is a command-line ...
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Linux kernel yield() functionality

When I start VMWare Player it gives me this message: How can I setup my system so that this yield() functionality is automatically enabled?
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How to share folders inside VMWare virtual machine to host

I am running VMWare Player inside Ubuntu. Inside VMWare Player I am running Windows. I can share folders from my Ubuntu system to my Windows system through VMWare. Can I also use VMWare to share ...
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How do I use VMWare Player to run XP off of a dual-boot drive in Ubuntu 10.04?

I downloaded and installed VMWare Player. I already have Windows XP installed on this drive. I would like to be able to run XP via VMWare Player off of the installation instead of creating an image ...
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VMWare Server vs. VMWare Player

I have a lot of experience with VMWare Player but when I tried VMWare server I couldn't get anywhere with it. I want to try it again on Ubuntu 10.04. How is it different from Player? If I want to use ...