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VMware Player enables PC users to easily run any virtual machine on a Windows or Linux PC. VMware Player runs virtual machines created by VMware Workstation, GSX Server, or ESX Server, and also supports Microsoft virtual machines and Symantec LiveState Recovery disk formats.
The free version is available for non-commercial, personal and home use.
WHAT’S NEW IN VERSION 15.5.5
Windows 10 host VBS support: VMware Workstation 15.5.5 now runs on Windows hosts with Hyper-V features (For example: virtualization based security) enabled.
Support for new Guest Operating Systems: Windows 10 20H1, Ubuntu 20.04, Fedora 32.
Support for new Host Operation Systems: Windows 10 20H1.
How to Register Software With a Registration Code?
-Double-click the desktop shortcut to launch the .exe file.
-Enter your name and the .exe Registration Code precisely as they appear on your registration acknowledgement email when the registration reminder window appears.
-Press Register. Enter all additional details exactly as they are listed on your registration confirmation email, including your .exe serial number.