VMware server 2, vm not picking up an IP address off lan

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    Hi, we moved office and as a result had to power down one of our servers for a few hours, when it booted back up the VM i had running on vmware server 2 now cant pick up an ip address off the lan, instead it picks up this 169.254.101.1 , i've tried disabling the adapters and re-enabling ...and also tried release & renew but still not getting an address, can anyone help?


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    Accepted Solution on 2010-03-08 at 09:05:51ID: 27599289

    You running version 2.0.2 with a correct license key?
    Seems that may have been an issue with old / beta versions
    http://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=1007871

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