How to Power on or Startup Guest OS in VMware Workstation

In this small tutorial, I am going to show you the method of powering on a VM or guest OS.

I’m using Ubuntu 22.04 for demonstration. However, this applies to any OS(Linux/Windows).

Power on or Startup Guest OS

Step 1. Open the VMware workstation software on your machine.

open vmware workstation 1

Step 2. Go to the Library section and single-click the machine you want to power on.

Ubuntu 64-bit VMware Workstation 2

Step 3. VM or guest OS will be powered on as soon as you click “Power on the virtual machine” as shown by an arrow.

Ubuntu 64 bit VMware Workstation 3

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