Running VMware Workstation as a service gives you more virtualization options and saves you precious time.


Currently, VMware Workstation does not support the ability to run virtual machines as a service. As soon as you log off your computer, the running virtual machines are shut down or powered off. If you can install virtual machines as a service, you can perform the following:

  • Enable your host system to log on to a virtual domain controller.
  • Save time booting your virtual machines.

Here is how you can install VMware Workstation as a service.

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