`VMnet8` is the default virtual network switch for the `NAT` network type in VMware Workstation


(Dmitry Fedyuk) #1

«Using VMware Workstation Pro» → «Configuring Network Connections» → «Understanding Virtual Networking Components»:


See also:

How to assign a static IP address to a VMware Workstation guest?
How to find out the range of IP addresses that the VMware Workstation's virtual DHCP service provides on the `VMnet8` (NAT) virtual network?