The VMware Workstation Player documentation describes how to use VMware Workstation Player for Linux or VMware Workstation Player for Windows to create, use, and manage virtual machines. VMware Workstation Player provides a streamlined user interface for creating, running, and evaluating operating systems and applications in a virtual machine.

Supplementary Resources

Guest Operating System Installation Guide

VMware Compatibility Guide

OVF (Open Virtualization Format) Resources

Using vmrun to Control Virtual Machines

VMCI Sockets Programming Guide

VIX API Resources