VMware Workstation Pro: Virtual Machine Setup

Virtual Machine (VM) Setup The steps taken on this page are for putting the finishing touches on VMs before they are used to create a domain, join a domain, or provision some other role or feature. Add Additional Hard Drive If the VM is powered on, right-click the VM, and select Power > Shutdown Guest … Continue reading VMware Workstation Pro: Virtual Machine Setup

VMware Workstation Pro: Deploying Server 2016 Virtual Machines (VMs)

1. Virtual Machine (VM) Deployment Ensure that you have downloaded an ISO of Windows Server 2016 as it is the OS I will be using in this setup. From the VMware Workstation Pro application, click File from the top menu and select New Virtual Machine... (Figure 2.1) Figure 2.1 Select the Typical (recommended) radio button … Continue reading VMware Workstation Pro: Deploying Server 2016 Virtual Machines (VMs)

VMware Workstation Pro: Creating a Virtual Network

Network Deployment From the VMware Workstation Pro application, click Edit from the top menu and select Virtual Network Editor... (Figure 1.1) Figure 1.1 Click the Change Settings button at the bottom right corner of the window and enter credentials with permissions to alter the system or just click Yes. (Figure 1.2) Figure 1.2 Select VMnet1. … Continue reading VMware Workstation Pro: Creating a Virtual Network