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VMWare networking mode (NAT or Bridged)?

I am running Windows 7 within a virtual Machine from my Mac. I use Windows 7 for Visual Studio primarily and also to host a dev install of IIS. There are two things I need and I am not sure what ...
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how can I access a webserver running on my NATed VMware Fusion guest from the rest of the subnet?

I am not allowed to run my VMWare guest in bridged mode, and I want to somehow tunnel from an agreed port on the Mac's external network interface to the webserver running on the VMWare fusion guest. ...
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VMWare fusion NAT + host tunnel; access from vm

I'm having trouble accessing a port on my OSX host from a vm. I'm using NAT in VMware fusion. In my (OSX host) hosts file, I have the ip address for vmnet8 mapped to 'mac'. From my vm, I can 'ssh ...
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VMWare Fusion cannot connect to the NAT connection on my Mac

I have been using VMWare Fusion on my Mac to check out my websites on localhost. Now I can't connect anymore with the NAT connection. There seems to be a problem with my IP address or Mac address? I ...
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How do you have NAT always assign the same IP address in VMWare Fusion?

I currently have 4 virtual machines I've created using out-of-the-box VMWare Fusion on my MacBook Pro. They are all configured with NAT for the networking and therefore get a 192.168.43.xxx IP ...