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Is there a way to run vmware player in shell mode? I'm accessing the PC remotely and only have access to the RHEL shell and not the GUI.

Thank you.

Regards, Rayne

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quick answer seems to be no -headless running was restricted to vmware server- you could probably do the same thing with virtualbox

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If you install Vmware VIX you can use vmrun to launch vmware player without GUI.

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