However, when I installed it and checked the protocol box, and then chose bridged connection on my VM I was able to connect to the internet again.
I also turned on network sharing for the VMware virtual nics within Windows.
Worked perfectly to restore VMware's network access after upgrading from Windows 7 to Windows 10.
I had never used the Virtual Network Editor before, so my settings were never changed from the defaults.
Failed to connect virtual device Ethernet0 I've checked all of my settings which currently have my network adapter set for a bridged connection and under device status "connected" is checked.
After that completed, I was able to select VMware Bridge Protocol under the VM Network Adapter's properties.
This tip is really just for customizing the look and feel of Windows to your liking.
In Windows XP, changing a file type’s icon was very simple and could be done via Windows Explorer.
However, since updating, I haven't been able to connect to any network and I'm getting the following error: The network bridge on device VMnet0 is not running.
The firtual machine will not be able to communicate with the host or with other machines on your network.