VMware Workstation Player (Formally know as VMware Player) is another virtualization software, an intuitive user interface for creating, running and evaluating different operating systems, and applications on a virtual machine regardless of the current operating system has provided. If you want to create a virtual desktop for users, customers, and more, the workstation player is the easiest and best solution. VMware Workstation Player has the ability to run virtual machines that have been created with VMware Workstation Pro and VMware Fusion Pro.
Moreover provides all kinds of software in the drive, even graphics, and 3d file, without any problems. This software allows you to run a virtual machine in limited time and with the expiration time to disable at a specified date and time for temporary use of an operating system.
Restricted Virtual Machines are the simplest way to secure shared desktops using encryption, password protection at run time, restrict USB access, isolate guest and host operating system, and enforce time limits.
The Workstation Player has improved the encryption function of VMs when suspended, as well as the continuation of the operation process, with performance approximately 3 times faster than the previous version of Workstation.
Download VMware Workstation Player
- File size: 134.63 MB
- Language: English
- License: Comm Trial
- Date: Jun, 30, 2019
- Author: VMware Inc
VMware Workstation Player 15 Key Features
- Providing virtual systems in a simple way and being complicated
- Support for Windows 10
- Provides a powerful and three-dimensional graphical interface
- Perfect support for DirectX 10 and OpenGL 3.3 for running 3D software
- Ability to work with Intel-based tablets using the Virtual Tablet Sensor for Workstation Player
- Supports high-resolution video including 4K UHD (3840 x 2160) and QHD + (3200 × 1800)
- Support for Archery hardware and hardware including USB 3 and Bolot and HD audio service for connecting to various gadgets.
Overall VMware Workstation Player is the best choice for windows users to install a different operating system and configure their networking lab and testing environments. This can be done for learning even development purpose.
Install VMware Workstation Player on Windows PC
VMware Workstation Player is easy to install. But will change your world of technology. With VMware Workstation everything works smooth and reliable. Which can make it possible for you to work with your desired operating system and testing whatever you want on the virtual machine without harming your host operating system.
Open the setup.exe file after you downloaded, next the installation wizard will start which will help you with installation.
Accept the user license agreement and go next.
You can change the installation destination but i am okay with default destination will go next.
Be updated allow VMware Workstation Player to check for update every time you start your PC.
Create Shortcuts for quick access of VMware Workstation Player.
Everything sounds good the Workstation Player is ready to install.
Installation process will not take much time, take a rest and wait for the installation to be completed.
One the installation process got complete you will see the finish button. To end the process and run VMware Workstation Player.
Every installation make an small changes on the host operating system so before to take effect the change you have to restart your host computer.
You have successfully installed VMware Workstation Player on your Windows Machine.
VMware Workstation Player Home page will help you for the next Level what you can do with VMware Workstation Player.
Create A New Virtual Machine in VMware Workstation Player
For every operating system you need to have a set of hardware and resources, which is needed by operating system. So in VMware Workstation Player, we will create a new virtual machine to add some virtual hardware resources to our operating system which will be installing in this virtual machine.
Open VMware Workstation Player and Look for “Create A New Virtual Machine”. Click on it to start the process.
Select i Will install Operating system later, and go next.
Select your guest operating system type and version for next.
Name your Virtual Machine and Select the Virtual machine destination where you want to store the virtual machine file.
Specify a disk space for your virtual machine this is customizable you can give any value you are comfortable with.
You are done with virtual hardware summary if you are not okay with this you can change the hardware resources for this virtual machine.
Click on Finish to create the new virtual machine.
All done! if you need more customization you can edit the virtual machine setting even you can play the virtual machine to start the operating system installation.