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Installing Windows 8 as a guest operating system in VMware Workstation 9.x

Continuing on with the theme of VMware Workstation 9, here we have another video for you.

This video tutorial discusses and demonstrates the steps to install Windows 8 as a guest operating system in a virtual machine running on VMware Workstation 9.x.

As of the date and time of the initial upload of this video and the writing of this blog post, Microsoft has released Windows 8 Release Preview to public. You can download the ISO disc image from the Microsoft Download Center. The product key is also available in the download site.

For additional instructions, see VMware Knowledge Base article Installing Windows 8 as a guest operating system in Workstation 9.x (2033640)

Next week we will have some VMware Fusion 5 videos for your viewing pleasure along with some more Workstation 9 videos and a few other surprises!

In the meantime, here is the video…

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