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Streamlined PC Virtualization for Business

VMware Player Pro 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.

PC Virtualization for business with VMware Player Pro
PC Virtualization for Windows with VMware Player Pro

Easy PC Virtualization for Windows and Linux

VMware Player Pro 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.

Unmatched OS Support for Ultimate Compatibility

Player Pro supports hundreds of guest operating systems – old and new - so you can continue to run the applications you need in a virtual machine for as long as you want. With support for the latest releases of Windows and Linux as well as support for prevalent operating systems like Windows XP and Windows 7, Player Pro turns a regular PC into the ultimate computer for compatibility. VMware Player Pro is the best way to run multiple operating systems and corporate desktops in an isolated and protected environment on modern hardware.

OS Support for Multiple Operating Systems with VMware Player Pro
Virtual Machine Portability with VMware Player Pro

Virtual Machine Portability

With VMware Player Pro, complete desktop environments including the operating system, applications and user configurations can be containerized in a virtual machine and easily shared. Instead of buying and shipping additional hardware, reduce cost by simply providing VMware Player Pro along with a virtual machine containing your secure desktop image.

Run Restricted Virtual Machines

Player Pro has the ability to run restricted virtual machines created by VMware Workstation or VMware Fusion Pro. Restricted virtual machines are the easiest way to secure corporate desktops with encryption, runtime password protection, USB access restriction, isolation between the host and guest OS, and time limitation. Player Pro makes it incredibly easy to ensure corporate compliance by running restricted virtual machines.

Run Restricted Virtual Machines with VMware Player Pro
Consolidate and recycle old PC hardware with VMware Player Pro

Consolidate and Recycle Old PC Hardware

It’s never been easier to consolidate and recycle your old computers. Use the free VMware vCenter Converter utility accessible from Player Pro to turn existing Windows and Linux based computers into virtual machines and eliminate the need to re-install and re-configure your existing OS and applications. Once converted, use Player Pro to manage and run all your virtual machine on new hardware.

Player Pro is Designed For:

IT Professionals

VMware Player Pro allows IT professionals to efficiently create and deliver a virtual desktop to employees, contractors or customers. Run corporate virtual machines, experiment with new operating systems, or safely try and test new software in an isolated virtual environment on a Windows or Linux PC.

Academic Professionals

VMware Player Pro allows academic professionals to quickly deliver complete virtual desktops to students preconfigured with all the lessons, applications and tools required for the course while increasing control and security.

VMware Player Free for Personal Use

Player Pro is licensed for commercial use and is enabled to run restricted virtual machines. If you simply want to learn about virtual machines or run virtual machines at home you can always use VMware Player for free.
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