gdganesh
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How to communicate between the Host & guest in a Standalone PC

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I have a Standalone XP professional Machine (host) which is not connected to any network. I have created a host (XP professional) using vmware. Pls let me know how to communicate & transfer files between the guest and host.

Pls post the procedure or send it to gd_ganesh@mailcity.com

Thanks & regards

Ganesh.

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rriva
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Use "NAT" or "Host-Only" networking for your virtual machine, NOT bridged.

Enable shared folder on your VM configuration, map as a VM network drive your host shared folder.

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Riccardo Riva

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rriva
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Use "NAT" or "Host-Only" networking for your virtual machine, NOT bridged.

Enable shared folder on your VM configuration, map as a VM network drive your host shared folder.

Bye

Riccardo Riva

VCP,RHCE,FCNSA

If you found this or other information useful, please consider awarding points for "Correct" or "Helpful". Thank You!

RRiva | http://about.me/riccardoriva | http://www.riccardoriva.com

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RDPetruska
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What VMware product and version are you using, so we can move this thread to the appropriate forum?

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gdganesh
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Thanks Recordo,

I used Host-Only" networking and enabled shared folder.

Thanks for ur reply

Regards,

Ganesh.

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