I am new to VMware player. I downloaded an OS ready for VMware player, which turned up to be a .vmdk.
I am using VMware player 5.0.1 for Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit.
How will I open the file?
To use exiting
.vmdk file(-s) in VMPlayer, you should do several things:
- Create new Virtual Machine, choose "I will install operating system later..."
- Select prefered Guest OS
- Customize other guest hardware settings
- After creating this new VM, go "Edit Virtual machine settings"
- Add new Hard disk, on the screen "Select a disk", select item "Use an exiting virtual disk" and then select your