You can place an icon tile for a Windows or Linux application in your Mac dock, where you can open the application in the same way that you open your Mac applications. You can access your virtual machine's applications without having to use the VMware Fusion menu bar or the guest operating system interface.

1

Switch to Unity view with the application open.

The application appears in the Mac dock.

2

Control-click or right-click the application in the dock and select Options > Keep in Dock.