The Virtual Machine Library window shows the virtual machines you created or powered on in VMware Fusion.

1

Select Window > Virtual Machine Library to access the Virtual Machine Library window.

2

Use one of the controls in the window to perform an action with an existing virtual machine, or to create a virtual machine.

Option

Action

Start a virtual machine

Click the play button on the thumbnail image of the virtual machine.

Suspend a virtual machine

Select the thumbnail image of the virtual machine and click the suspend button in the toolbar.

Add notes about a virtual machine

Select the virtual machine and click Virtual Machine > Get Info. Type notes in the Notes field of the General settings for the virtual machine.

Rename a virtual machine

Double-click on the name of virtual machine and type a new name.

Determine the location of a virtual machine's files

a

Control-click the virtual machine.

b

Select Show in Finder.

Change the settings for a virtual machine

Click Settings to open the Settings window for that virtual machine. Some settings can be changed only if the virtual machine is powered off.

Add a virtual machine to the Virtual Machine Library window

Drag the virtual machine package icon or the virtual machine's .vmx file to the window.

Remove a virtual machine from the Virtual Machine Library window

Shut down or power off the virtual machine. Select the virtual machine and click Delete.

Removing a virtual machine from the Virtual Machine Library window is not the same as deleting the virtual machine from your hard disk.

Create a new virtual machine, import a virtual machine, or migrate a physical computer

Use the File menu to create a new virtual machine, import a virtual machine, or migrate a PC.