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VMWare ESXi add extra nic

Last Modified: 2012-08-13
*** WHAT WE WANT ***
To be able to see and configure second networkcard in Windows Server 2008

*** WHAT WE HAVE ***
VMWare ESXi 4.0, Windows Server 2008, Netgear Ready NAS

*** PROBLEM ***
Netgear Ready NAS configured with IP
Windows Server 2008 configured with IP
We have tried adding a second Network Adapter of type VMXNET 3 thru vSphere Client.
The NIC shows up in Server 2008 but when configured with IP we cant ping Netgear NAS (with
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