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VMware Player 12.5.7

A great way to provide a managed desktop for all your students, employees or contractors

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VMware Player screenshotVMware Player provides a great way for delivering a manged desktop to all your customers, partners, students, employees, or contractors. The application is an alternative to shipping and buying hardware, allowing you to deliver a virtual machine which contains your standardized desktop image.

VMware Player allows you to run Windows XP programs on machine powered by Windows 8, Windows 7 and even Linux. Thanks to its Unity mode, drag-and-drop, copy-and-paste, networking and printing capabilities, applications developed exclusively for Windows XP will run smoothly and without issues on modern hardware. The Player is also capable of running restricted virtual machines created with VMware Fusion Professional or VMware Workstation. It gives you the ability to run encrypted virtual machines, block USB various devices, or enforce an expiration date.

VMware Player is able to create powerful virtual machines powered by up to 16 virtual processors, up to 64 GB of memory and large capacity virtual disks (8 TB), for handling even the most demanding applications. by using the VMware vCenter Converter you will have the possibility to turn your Windows PCs into a virtual machine, recycling the old computers you don't use anymore and store them in your closet.


  • It's easy to set up and use.
  • Supports virtual machines created by VMware Workstation.


  • Slow performance in some situations due to hardware conflicts.
  • Some functions can only be configured using VMware Workstation.
Name VMware Player
Version 12.5.7
Developer | see all products from this developer
Product Homepage VMware Player
License Free (Freeware)
Last Week Downloads 1
All Time Downloads 5,632
Filename VMware-workstation-full-12.5.7-5813279.exe
Filesize 404.9MB
MD5 Checksum 70C07E575D3CE6CC04DD881F1D25BB4D
OS Support Windows All
Category Developer Tools

100% CLEAN Certification

BadgeVMware Player has been tested by team against viruses, spyware, adware, trojan, backdoors and was found to be 100% clean. Our editors will recheck this software periodically to assure that it remains clean.


Old Versions

Software Date Added
VMware Player 12.5.7 June 27, 2017 - Latest Version
VMware Player 12.5.6 May 24, 2017
VMware Player 12.1.1 April 26, 2016
VMware Player 12.1.0 December 14, 2015
VMware Player 12.0.0 October 14, 2015

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