Changing MAC address and HOSTNAME on VMWare

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How to change MAC address and HOSTNAME on Centos 6.5 VMWare virtual machine

I use VMWare quite a lot and every now and then have to clone from a clean virtual machine image. When doing so you could end up with a mac address conflict especially if you have some firewall rules and policies attached to the mac address. The simplest way to change this is via the virtual machine settings in VMWare workstation. This is being done using VMWare Workstation and CentOS server 6.5.

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