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Features:

  • Run any virtual machine. Run virtual machines created by VMware Workstation, GSX Server or ESX Server. VMware Player also supports Microsoft virtual machines and Symantec LiveState Recovery disk formats.
  • Access host PC devices. Use host CD/DVD drives, network adapters, and plug-and-play USB devices.
  • Copy and paste. Copy text and files between the virtual machine and the host PC.
  • Drag and drop. Drag and drop files between a Windows host PC and a Windows virtual machine.
  • Multiple networking options. Virtual machines can share or obtain new IP addresses or be isolated from the network and host.
  • 32- and 64-bit host and guest operating system support. Run a wide variety of virtual machines containing 32- and 64-bit operating systems simultaneously on the same physical PC. Compatible 64-bit guest operating systems include select Microsoft Windows, Red Hat, SUSE, and FreeBSD distributions.
  • Adjustable memory. Tune virtual machine memory for optimal performance.
  • Configurable shutdown. Power down or suspend the virtual machine when closing VMware Player.
  • Integrated Google Search. VMware Player includes Google search capabilities, fully integrated for conveniently searching the web without launching a browser.

What's New:

  • VMware Workstation 15.5 Player is a free upgrade for all VMware Workstation 15 Player users. It includes the following updates:
  • Support for new guest operating systems:
    • Windows 10 19H2
    • Debian 10.0/10.1
    • Debian 9.11
    • Oracle Linux 8.0
    • SLE 15 SP1
    • FreeBSD 12.0
    • PhotonOS 3.0
  • Jumbo frame support: Virtual networks can now be configured with MTU sizes of up to 9000 bytes.
  • Open VM Tools is the default VMware Tools for applicable Linux virtual machine:
  • For more information, see Workstation 15.5 Player for Windows and Workstation 15.5 Player for Linux product documentation.

Previous release notes:

This release of VMware Workstation Player is a free upgrade for all VMware Workstation 15 Player users.

Support has been added for the following host operating systems:

VMware Workstation Player for Mac Features. The features of the VMware Player for Mac i.e. VMware Fusion are: 1. Compatible with macOS High Sierra. The software is built to run seamlessly on macOS High Sierra and Touchbar. High Definition Graphics. VMware Fusion has a hardware accelerated 3D graphics engine and supports Apple Metal Graphics. See Next:- How to Install macOS Sierra 10.12 on VirtualBox in Windows PC? Ok, fine that’s it, can’t install or got confused, check out our video below based on install MacOS Sierra on VMware step by step.

  • Windows 10, version 1809
  • Windows Server 2019

Support has been added for the following guest operating systems:

  • Windows 10, version 1809
  • Windows Server, version 1809
  • Windows Server 2019

This release contains bug fixes and security updates:

Important Fixes

  • This release of VMware Workstation Player addresses the following issue:

VMware Workstation Player contains an integer overflow vulnerability in the virtual network devices which may allow a guest to execute code on the host. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2018-6983 to this issue. See VMSA-2018-0030 for further information.

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This release of VMware Workstation Player is a free upgrade for all VMware Workstation 15 Player users.

  • Support has been added for the following operating systems as both host and guest.
    • Ubuntu 18.10
    • Fedora 29
    • RHEL 7.6
  • This release contains bug fixes and security updates.

Important Fixes:

This release of VMware Workstation Player addresses the following issue:

  • VMware Workstation Player has an uninitialized stack memory usage vulnerability in the vmxnet3 virtual network adapter that might allow a guest to execute code on the host. The Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures project (cve.mitre.org) has assigned the identifier CVE-2018-6981 to this issue.

Previous release notes:

  • Windows 10 2018 Spring Creators Update (Version 1803) as host and guest
  • Ubuntu 18.04 support as host and guest

VMware Workstation Player provides the following support for Windows 10 Creators Update:

  • Run Windows 10 Creators Update as a virtual machine
  • Run Windows 10 Creators Update as a host operating system
  • Windows 10 Creators Update Auto Detect and Easy Install
  • Unity support for Windows 10

New Guest operating systems support

Support has been added for the following operating systems:

  • Ubuntu 17.04
  • Fedora 26
  • CentOS 7.4
  • RHEL 7.4
  • Debian 9.1
  • Oracle Linux 7.4
  • SLE 12 SP3
  • OpenSUSE 42.3

New CPU enablement

  • Intel Skylake and AMD Ryzen CPU support is enabled.

Virtual NVMe support

  • Workstation 14 Player introduces a new virtual NVMe storage controller. NVMe devices require virtual hardware version 13 / ESXi 6.5 compatibility and later.

Secure Boot

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  • Workstation 14 Player introduces Secure Boot support for Virtual Machines to ensure only trusted code is loaded by the UEFI firmware prior to the OS 'handoff' process.

Network Latency simulation

  • With new Network Latency Simulation feature, you can simulate a specific network environment along with existing network speed and packet loss simulator.

Native OVF support

  • With improved OVF/OVA support, Workstation Player provides an effortless walkthrough to deploy the VMware VCSA (vCenter Server Appliance) OVA package for testing and experimentation within Workstation. VCSA6.0 and 6.5 are supported.

New GTK+ 3 based UI for Linux

  • Linux Workstation Player UI has been rewritten to support GTK+ 3.

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VMware Workstation Player for Mac is called VMware Fusion. The original VMware Workstation Player does not support Mac OS but VMware Inc. offers a virtual machine for Mac Users called VMware Fusion. VMware Fusion allows Mac users run Windows, Linux and other operating systems on their computers seamlessly without needing to reboot.

VMware Fusion is easy to use and is available for free trial for 30 days after which users have to pay to continue using the software.

Individual users, IT professionals, developers and companies can use Fusion and Fusion Pro to run other operating systems smoothly on Macs.

Fusion is a very powerful tool which enables users choose from and run hundreds of the latest versions of operating systems such as Windows 10.

The software allows users connect securely to other VMware software such as vSphere, ESXi and Workstation in order to manage virtual machines as well as their physical hosts. Virtual machines can be transferred from vSphere to Mac to run in Fusion, Fusion also lets users run complete virtual cloud stacks on one Mac.

VMware Workstation Player for Mac – VMware Fusion allows developers easily develop and test apps for any operating system on their Mac. Developers can use sandboxes to create and test their apps with secure local source file and folder sharing. The Fusion Pro software easily integrates with top developer tools such as Ansible, Docker and more through its RESTful API.

VMware Workstation Player for Mac Features

The features of the VMware Player for Mac i.e. VMware Fusion are:

1. Compatible with macOS High Sierra

The software is built to run seamlessly on macOS High Sierra and Touchbar.

2. High Definition Graphics

VMware Fusion has a hardware accelerated 3D graphics engine and supports Apple Metal Graphics technology.

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3. vSphere Connected

Fusion Pro can connect to other VMware software and services to manage, configure and control virtual machines easily.

4. Unity View

This is a mode which hides Windows desktop and lets you run Windows apps like Mac apps.

5. Virtual Networking

VMware Fusion – VMware’s Workstation for Mac lets you create IPv4 and IPv6 virtual networks and supports integration with other network design and simulation software for enhanced network design, testing and simulation.

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6. Fusion REST API

This feature allows third party software integration seamlessly.

All Macs manufactured from 2011 are supported except the 2012 Mac Pro Quad Core using Intel Xeon W3565 processor.

You can download the software and find more information on the VMware Fusion official webpage.

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