Welcome to VMware Workstation Pro™ documentation. Use the navigation on the left to browse through documentation for your release of VMware Workstation Pro. We update the online documentation with the latest point release information. For example, version 14 contains all the updates for 14.x releases. All our documentation comes in PDF format, which you can access by selecting the PDF download icon while reading a page or viewing a search result.

With VMware Workstation Pro, you can run multiple operating systems simultaneously on the same PC, create powerful virtual machines to run the most demanding applications, and create restricted virtual machines that can expire. If you want to learn more about Workstation Pro, visit the Workstation Pro product page. To view or ask questions about Workstation Pro, visit the VMware Workstation Pro Community.

Supplementary Resources

Guest Operating System Installation Guide

VMware Compatibility Guide

Using vmrun to Control Virtual Machines

OVF (Open Virtualization Format) Resources

VMCI Sockets Programming Guide

VIX API Resources

The following video applies to VMware Workstation Pro and VMware Workstation Player™, describing what is new in Workstation 14 Pro and Workstation 14 Player.