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I have 2 clones of 64 bit windows server hosted upon windows 7 64 bit using VMWare Workstation 7.0, i am struggling to ping virtual machines but it is not pinging. i have checked all network settings, firewall is off. if i use 32 bit virtual machine then i don't have any problem only this issue is with 64 bit clones... please suggest. thanks in advance.

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So if its not pinging, what is it doing instead? It should give you an error message. – RobM Mar 22 '11 at 10:43
Is the windows firewall turned on? – Scott Keck-Warren Mar 22 '11 at 12:27

Do they have different MAC addresses? If not then they will be unable to communicate.

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Are you using bridge, NAT or host-only network? Make sure the machines are on the same network segment and are using the same network adapter.

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