Table of contents for The VMware workstation 5.0 handbook / Steven Warren.

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The VMware Workstation 5.0 Handbook
Steven S. Warren
Chapter 1: Introduction
* What's Inside
* What is VMware Workstation
* What's New in Version 5
* What Was New in Version 4.x
* Installation System Requirements
* Supported Guest Operating Systems
* Virtual Machine Hardware Overview
* VMware Workstation Resources
Chapter 2: Installing VMware Workstation
* Installation Requirements
* Installing VMware Workstation on a Windows Platform
* Unattended installation of VMware Workstation
* Installing VMware Workstation on a Linux Platform
* Configuring VMware Workstation
* Uninstalling VMware Workstation
Chapter 3: Quick Tour of VMware Workstation
* VMware Workstation
* Working with the Menu Bar
* The View Menu
* The VM Menu
* The Windows Menu
* The Help Menu
* Working with the VMware Workstation Toolbar
* The Virtual Machine Settings
* About Workstation Tabs
* About the Status Bar
Chapter 4: Upgrading VMware Workstation
* Upgrading VMware Workstation 4.x to 5 on a Windows Host
* Upgrading VMware Workstation 4.x to Workstation 5 on a Linux Host
Chapter 5: Creating Virtual Machines
* Anatomy of a Virtual Machine
* Creating a Virtual Machine with a Windows Host Computer
* Creating a Virtual Machine with a Linux Host Computer
Chapter 6: Installing Windows & Linux Guest Operating Systems
* CD-ROM vs. ISO Image
* Booting from an ISO Image
* Installing Windows XP Professional/Windows 2003 Server
* Installing Windows 98/ME
* Installing Longhorn (Experimental)
* Installing Linux Guest Operating Systems
Chapter 7: Installing VMware Tools
* Installing VMware Tools for Windows Guest Operating Systems
* VMware Tools Configuration Options
* Installing VMware Tools for Linux
Chapter 8: Managing and Working with Snapshots
* Definition of a Snapshot
* Using Snapshots as Restore Points
* Using Snapshots in a Tree Structure
* Creating Your First Snapshot
* Working with Snapshot Settings
Chapter 9: Cloning a VMware Workstation Virtual Machine
* Creating a Full Clone
* Creating a Linked Clone
Chapter 10: Working with Teams
* What are Teams
* About Teams
* Working with the Team Settings
* About Team Console
Chapter 11: Securing VMware Workstation
* NTFS Security
* About Administrative Lockout
* Graphical User Interface Security
Chapter 12: Networking Virtual Machines
* About VMware Workstation Networking
* Configuring a Bridged Network
* Configuring a Host-Only Network
* Configuring Network Address Translation
* About Vnetsniffer
* About Virtual MAC Addresses
* Configuring a Custom Virtual Network
Chapter 13: Performance Tuning and Optimization of Virtual Machines
* VMware Workstation Optimization Settings
* Monitoring Virtual Machines
* Monitoring VMware Workstation Performance Settings
Chapter 14: Virtual to Virtual (V2V) Conversion
* What is the VMware Virtual Machine Importer
* Virtual Machine Importer Requirements
* Installing the Virtual Machine Importer
* Uninstalling the VMware Virtual Machine Importer
* Converting VPC to VMware Workstation 5
Chapter 15: Physical to Virtual Conversion
* Physical to Virtual Conversion Tools
* Using VMware P2V Assistant 2.0
* About Leostream P>V
* Norton Ghost 2003
Chapter 16: Tips and Tricks
* Installing VMware Workstation as a Service
* Disabling the Shutdown Event Tracker on a Windows Server 2003
* Creating a Screen Shot or a Movie of a Virtual Machine
* Using BgInfo with Your Virtual Machines
* Creating Virtual Floppies with Winimage
* Working with the Virtual Floppy Driver
* Working with the Virtual Disk Manager
* Using the DiskMount Utility
* Archiving Virtual Machines
* Using Raw Disk Partitions in VMware Workstation
* Using WinISO
* Working with VMware from the Command Line
* Working with the VMrun Command Line
* Modifying the Tip of the Day
* Working with Shared Folders
* Keyboard Shortcuts
Chapter 17: High Availability with VMware Workstation
* Creating the Virtual Environment
* Adding Network Cards
* Configuring Shared Disks in VMware Workstation
* Configuring the Cluster Service on a Windows 2003 Server
* Installing SQL Server 2005
* Installing SQL Server 2005 on the Second Instance
Chapter 18: High Availability with GSX Server
* Creating a Shared Disk
* Attaching the Shared Disks to an Additional Computer
* Editing the .VMX file

Library of Congress Subject Headings for this publication:

Operating systems (Computers).
Virtual computer systems.