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Windows 7: VMware Player 4.0.1 Released


18 Nov 2011   #1

Windows 7 Ultimate x64 SP1
 
 
VMware Player 4.0.1 Released

VMWare Player 4.0.1 is released.


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"What's New

VMware Player 4.0.1 is a free update for all VMware Player 4 users. Highlights of VMware Player 4.0.1 functionality include:
  • Graphics performance and compatibility enhancements.
  • Ubuntu 11.10 is officially supported as a guest operating system.
  • Disk and memory management issues have been addressed.
  • Many customer-reported issues have been resolved.

Resolved Issues

The following issues are resolved in VMware Player 4.0.1.
  • Windows 7 guest installation failed after powering on the virtual machine with the error A required CD/DVD drive device driver is missing. If you have a driver floppy disk, CD, DVD, or USB flash drive, please insert it now.
  • VMware Tools failed with the message VMware Tools unrecoverable error.
  • VMware Tools failed to start in Fedora 15 guests.
  • An Ubuntu 11.10 guest crashed with a signal 11 error if you installed or upgraded VMware Tools.
  • On hosts with Nvidia GeForce and Quadro video cards, some of the clouds in the Unigine Heaven Benchmark application were drawn solid black.
  • Easy Install did not properly function on Ubuntu 11.10.
  • CD/DVD mount Linux.iso failed while installing VMware Tools in Ubuntu 11.10 guests.
  • The AltGr key was not working in an Ubuntu guest in Unity mode when the host and guest keyboards were both set to a layout that contained the AltGr key."

VMware Player


Last version, with changleog:

VMware Player 4.0 Released


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18 Nov 2011   #2

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Let's hope they fixed the issue where you couldn't import XP Mode. I'm off to test.
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19 Nov 2011   #3

Windows 7 Ultimate x64
 
 

Unfortunately, the conversion of XP Mode is still broken in this release.
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