If you have a virtual machine that powers on the Boot Camp partition, you can set whether a password is required each time you open it.

You must have a Boot Camp partition on your Mac, and you must have created a virtual machine to power it on.

1

Select Virtual Machine > Settings.

2

In the Settings window, select Advanced.

3

Select the password requirement by setting Administrative privileges for Boot Camp disks.

Option

Action

Never ask

When you open a Boot Camp virtual machine in VMware Fusion, you do not need to enter a password.

Always ask

Each time you open a Boot Camp virtual machine, you must enter the password of the administrator account on the Mac.