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The Home Page, Summary View, and Console View
VMware Workstation displays three views in the main part of the window:
Displaying the Home Page
In the Workstation window, select the Home tab to display the Workstation home page. Use the icons on the home page to start creating a new virtual machine or open an existing virtual machine.
To close the home page, click the X to the right of the tabs on a Windows host or the X on the tab on a Linux host. To display the home page again, choose View > Go to Home Tab.