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.

VMware Workstation Player Documentation

VMware Workstation Player for Windows

VMware Workstation Player for Linux

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

To learn about what is new in Workstation 14 Player and Workstation 14 Pro, watch the following video.