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In VMware Workstation, tabs take up a lot of vertical space which could be better dedicated to the VM.

How can I trim the UI components of VMware Workstation?

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in Version 6.5, 7 and 7.1

Go to view > un-select "tabs".

Tabs selection in main menu of VM Workstation

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Edit -> Preferences (Or Ctrl + P)

Uncheck -> Show aero peek thumbnails for open tabs

Example Picture

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