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VMware Player
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Free Freeware
Windows 10 / 8 / 7 / Vista / XP
Aug 19, 2018
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VMware Player Review

VMWare Player is a freeware virtual machine creator app filed under computer utilities and made available by VMWare for Windows.

The review for VMWare Player has not been completed yet, but it was tested by an editor here on a PC and a list of features has been compiled; see below.

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VMware Player has been picked by our editors as very good.
VMware Player has been tested for viruses and malware.
We have tested VMware Player against malware with several different programs. We certify that this program is clean of viruses, malware and trojans. [Read more]

Publisher's Description

Desktop virtualization software which runs multiple operating systems:

VMware Player is a streamlined desktop virtualization application that runs one or more operating systems on the same computer without rebooting. With its simple user interface, unmatched operating system support and portability, it’s now easier than ever for IT professionals to get their users up and running with a corporate desktop.

VMware Player provides a streamlined user interface for creating, running and evaluating operating systems and applications in a virtual machine on Windows or Linux PCs. Easily interact and exchange data between applications running in the virtual machine and the desktop. With its intuitive interface and easy setup, VMware Player Pro is the easiest way to deliver a virtual desktop to your employees, contractors, or customers.

VMware Player features and highlights:
  • Run virtual machines with multiple CPUs to experience improved performance when working with multi-threaded, resource-intensive software
  • Supports virtual machines by Microsoft, Symantec, StorageCraft and Acronis
  • Ghost 10 images, Norton Save & Restore images, StorageCraft ShadowProtect images, and Acronis True Image images
  • Share data between host computer and virtual machine
  • Broad host and guest operating system support
  • Use peripherals that require high-speed performance in your VMs
  • Start a virtual appliance in the appliance view to review brief description
  • Gain easy access to virtual machines via intuitive home page interface
  • Leverage an intuitive home page interface that lets you open existing virtual machines

VMware Player is licensed as Freeware for Windows (32-bit and 64-bit) operating system / platform from computer utilities without restrictions. VMware Player is available to all software users as a free download (Freeware).

This virtual machine creator software is filed under:
  • VMWare Player Download
  • Freeware Computer Utilities
  • Major release: VMWare Player 14.1
  • Free Software Download

Compatibility with this virtual machine creator software may vary, but will generally run fine under Microsoft Windows 10, 8, 8.1, 7, Vista and XP on either a 32-bit or 64-bit setup. A separate x64 version may be available from VMware.

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