Getting Started with VMware Workstation describes how to install and upgrade VMware® Workstation, create a typical virtual machine, and perform common virtual machine operations.

This information is intended for anyone who wants to install Workstation and create a typical virtual machine. See Using VMware Workstation for complete information about Workstation, including how to use advanced Workstation features.

See the following documents for additional information about using Workstation. All of the documents are available from the VMware Web site.

Using VMware Workstation contains complete information about Workstation, including how to use advanced Workstation features.

Installing and Configuring VMware Tools contains complete information about using VMware Tools.

The VMware Guest Operating System Installation Guide contains information about installing specific guest operating systems.

The online VMware Compatibility Guide lists the supported host and guest operating systems for Workstation.

The Workstation online help contains quick reference information about Workstation settings and common tasks. It is available from the Workstation Help menu and when you click Help on a Workstation dialog box.