You install VMware Fusion in the same way you install other Mac OS X applications.

Verify that you have the administrator password for your Mac.


Obtain the VMware Fusion disk image by downloading it from the VMware Fusion Web site.


Double-click the VMware Fusion .dmg file to mount it.


Double-click the VMware Fusion icon to install and launch VMware Fusion.

Alternatively, you can drag the VMware Fusion icon to a folder on your Mac. Once copied, you can double-click the icon to launch VMware Fusion.

Installation of VMware Fusion does not modify existing virtual machines.