Configuring Workstation

Vmware Workstation 11    |    Beginner
  • 15 videos | 1h 9m 13s
  • Includes Assessment
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VMware Workstation 11 can be customized to suit your work habits. Familiarize yourself with the console interface components, and learn how to set Workstation preferences and perform folder management.


  • Navigate the main sections and tabs of the vmware workstation console window
    Use the thumbnail bar and status bar
    Modify the workstation window components to suit your needs
    Set your workstation interface to full screen mode
    Adjust the workstation window fit settings
    Use the workstation screen capture feature
    Configure input settings in vmware workstation
    Identify the important hot-key combinations
  • Select the appropriate display mode for viewing virtual machine guests from within the workstation console
    Activate unity mode and access a virtual machine's applications using unity
    Configure shared vm setting in vmware workstation
    Add and remove folders used to organize vms, and use the folder structure to manage vm behavior such as power
    Configure workstation to use shared folders in order to share files between virtual machines and the host system
    Configure the drag-and-drop feature to allow administrators to move files between virtual machines and host systems
    Use command-line tools including vmware.exe, vmnetcfg.exe, and vmrun.exe to perform common gui tasks


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    3.  Customizing the Workstation Interface
    8m 40s
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    4.  Working in Full Screen Mode
    3m 5s
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    5.  Adjusting Window Fit Settings
    3m 5s
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    6.  Using the Screen Capture Feature
    2m 19s
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    7.  Configuring Input Settings
    3m 45s
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    8.  Managing Hot-key Settings
    5m 6s
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    9.  Display Settings and Multiple Monitors
    5m 36s
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    10.  Working with Unity
    2m 58s
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    11.  Configuring  Shared VM Settings
    4m 11s
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    12.  Using Folders to Manage Virtual Machines
    2m 57s
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    13.  Configuring Shared Folders
    4m 46s
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    14.  Drag-and-drop and Copy-and-Paste
    5m 15s
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    15.  Using VMware Command-line Tools
    7m 37s


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