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VMware Workstation – No Experience Necessary by Sander Van Vugt

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Sharing virtual machines with VMware Player

VMware Player is a free VMware product that allows others to create virtual machines and import virtual machines that have been created by others. It is typically the product that you want to provide to other users who need to be able to use virtual machines that you have created. VMware Player users can create virtual machines as well, but the solution lacks the advanced features that are typically appreciated by power users, such as the option to create snapshots. VMware Player is available as a free and independent product on www.vmware.com, but it is also installed as a part of VMware Workstation.

Preparing to move virtual machines to VMware Player

Before sharing your virtual machines with VMware Player ...

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