VMware Workstation 8.0.0 Released

Discussion in 'sandboxing & virtualization' started by guest, Sep 14, 2011.

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  1. guest
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    guest Guest

    What's new in VMware Workstation 8.0.0 Build 471780:


    http://www.softpedia.com/get/System/OS-Enhancements/VMware-Workstation.shtml

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    http://i1-win.softpedia-static.com/screenshots/VMware-Workstation_1.png
  2. ziaul
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    ziaul Registered Member

    Hi,
    Is a clean install required or just overwrite? Please advise.

    Thanks,
    Ziaul
  3. ExtremeGamerBR
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    ExtremeGamerBR Registered Member

    Thanks for the update, when it comes out VMware Player 8?
  4. ziaul
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    ziaul Registered Member

    Hi ExtremeGamerBR,
    It has already come out.

    Thanks,
    Ziaul
  5. 1chaoticadult
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    1chaoticadult Registered Member

    When you launch the setup it will ask you to uninstall if a previous version of VMWare is detected.
  6. ziaul
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    ziaul Registered Member

    Thank you 1chaoticadult, I will install it right now.

    Thanks,
    Ziaul
  7. 1chaoticadult
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    1chaoticadult Registered Member

    Your welcome.
  8. ziaul
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    ziaul Registered Member

    Just to inform you guys that on vmware 8 you can install Windows 8 because it requires ACPI 2.0.

    Thanks,
    Ziaul
  9. Meriadoc
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    Meriadoc Registered Member

    It was mentioned in guest post but just in case anyone missed it :

    Release Notes
  10. Peter2150
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    Peter2150 Global Moderator

    Note that is only the processor requirement. This new version will still run on 32bit XP SP2. It's just the processor has to be 32 bit ready.

    Pete
  11. J_L
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    J_L Registered Member

    Any release dates for VMware Player?
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