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So im a mac newbie but i was troubleshooting an issue that invilves a windows 7 install via parallels. This office has a network scanner that you put in the ip address of the machine you want the scan to be sent to, the problem is that he wants it to go to the windows side of the mac, if i ping the ip address of the PC (retrieved by going to cmd and ipconfig /all) it times out, so its not getting past the mac. So my question is how would i make it get to the VM?
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More than likely the VM is using a virtual NIC which has no physical ip address. Your best option would probably be to send it to the Macs IP address and put it somewhere convient like the desktop then create a shared folder in the VM to the desktop.
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More than likely the VM is using a virtual NIC which has no physical ip address. Your best option would probably be to send it to the Macs IP address and put it somewhere convient like the desktop then create a shared folder in the VM to the desktop.

damn thats kinda what i was thinking that stinks. thanks for the reply
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