Ping a remote Host-Only VMware network

I have two machines (Machine A and Machine B) in my lab, they can ping each other (192.168.0.111, 192.168.0.112 respectively).  On machine B (192.168.0.112), I am running VMs with a host only network setup (192.168.101.*).  How can I setup Machine A to communicate with one of the VMs?  Both Machines A & B are running Windows 7.  VMs are running Windows Servers OS
tommym121Asked:
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
If you reconfigure the networking to BRIGDED MODE, the VMs will be part of the same network 192.168.0.x, and will be able to communicate rather than using the default NAT.

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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Bridged Mode
tommym121Author Commented:
If you can not reconfigure to bridge, is it true that there is no way to talk with the Host-Only Network.   I noticed,  Machine B which host the VMs can communicate with each VM with Host-Only networking setup.  Machine A which is on the same LAN as Machine B can not communicate with VMs on Machine B.
Currently,  I don't have that option to go to change the VM network adapter setup.  I do not have the Login access to those VMs except I can communicate with it through HTTP.
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Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
Host only is host only, VMs can communicate with the host, and VMs on that network.
tommym121Author Commented:
Thanks.
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Thanks
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