You can edit graphics type for a video card.

Before you begin

Virtual machines should be powered off.

Procedure

  1. Under Graphics Devices, select a graphics card and click Edit.
    1. Select Shared for VMware shared virtual graphics.
    2. Select Shared Direct for Vendor shared passthrough graphics.
  2. Click OK.

Results

If you select a device, it will show which virtual machines are using that device if they are active.

What to do next

After clicking OK, you must restart Xorg on the host.