VMWare Workstation Networking

I have a standalone Server 2003 that I've installed VMWare Workstation 8 on. I then created two Server 2008 R2s. I can't seem to get them to connect to one another (ping).

Server 2003 has VMnet0

Server 2008_1 network is Connected, Connect at power on, Custom: VMnet0 (host only)

Server 2008_2 is the same.

How should this be set up? I've tried a multitude of combinations of IP addresses and different check boxes but it still isn't working.

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
The default networking for a VM on VMware Workstation is NAT.

Change to BRIDGED and turn off VM firewalls.
xmouserAuthor Commented:
Firewalls off.

On Server_2 I get Failed to connect to virtual device Ethernet1, The adapter is showing unplugged.

ONnServer_1 when I select Connected I get The netwrok bridge device VMnet0 is not running..., Failed to connect to virtual device Ethernet0. Adapter is showing unplugged.

nat and bridge both is ok

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Have you installed VMware Tools into both these VMs?
xmouserAuthor Commented:
Yes. I'm rerunning in repair mode.
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