VMware Workstation 6.5 NIC capable of PXE boot, im testin Win 2008 WDS

Posted on 2011-03-03
Last Modified: 2012-05-11
Hi All

I'm going to be testing WDS soon, I'm hoping to use VMware Workstation 6.5 for this, Are the NIC's in Workstation 6.5 capable of PXE booting?


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coolsport00 earned 125 total points
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Should be. See this previous thread from a few days ago on how to configure:

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by:David Johnson, CD, MVP
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yes there is an option in the bios of vmware to boot from pxe server.
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by:Muzafar Momin
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yes it is there in VM`s Bios

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TraJohnson earned 125 total points
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Be sure the NIC on the VM is set to bridged mode.  I do this all the time.

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Vm will boot

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