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

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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?

Thanks

Nick
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Should be. See this previous thread from a few days ago on how to configure:
http://www.experts-exchange.com/Software/VMWare/Q_26831877.html?sfQueryTermInfo=1+10+30+boot+pxe+workstat

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yes there is an option in the bios of vmware to boot from pxe server.
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yes it is there in VM`s Bios
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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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