You have to activate the interface. One way of doing that is with Network Manager’s utility
$ sudo nmtui
And you’ll get a text based interface like this:
Navigate by using TAB and ENTER.
In nmtui you can activate your interface, edit connection’s and set hostname.
After you’re done, restart network with:
$ sudo systemctl restart network Source : http://unix.stackexchange.com/questions/206217/no-ip-address-on-vmware-running-centos-7