#Windows

  • Please get the latest version of the FydeOS VM image file on our .

  • If you have not installed the VMware virtual machine client, please be sure to obtain the latest version of VMware Workstation Player from the , and follow the prompts to complete the installation.

  • Run VMware Workstation Player and select "Open a Virtual Machine".

    Open a Virtual Machine

  • Select the downloaded FydeOS VM.ova image file.

    Select the image

  • According to the prompt, select the file name and location of the virtual machine to be created.

    Import

  • During the import process, if there is an error about "Import failed, the file has not passed the OVF specification consistency check", don't panic! This is a known problem. Just click "Retry" according to the prompts and the import can still be successfully passed without affecting the use.

  • After the import is complete, FydeOS VM has appeared in your virtual machine resource library. Just click "Play Virtual Machine" to start the FydeOS VM!

    Play virtual machine

#macOS

  • Please get the latest version of the FydeOS VM image file on our .

  • If you have not installed the VMware Fusion, please be sure to obtain the latest version of VMware Fusion for Mac from the , and follow the prompts to complete the installation.

  • Run VMware Fusion, click the "File" menu, and select "Import".

    Import

  • Select the downloaded FydeOS VM.ova image file, and click "Continue".

    Select the image

  • According to the prompt, select the file name and location of the virtual machine to be created.

    Creat the new virtual machine

  • During the import process, if there is an error about "Import failed, the file has not passed the OVF specification consistency check", don't panic! This is a known problem. Just click "Retry" according to the prompts and the import can still be successfully passed without affecting the use.

  • After the import is complete, click "Finish" to start FydeOS for VMware!

    Finish and start

#Linux

  • Please get the latest version of the FydeOS VM image file on our .

  • If you have not installed the VMware virtual machine client, please be sure to obtain the latest version of VMware Workstation Player Bundle installation script from the , and run the following command under the command line to complete the installation:

chmod a+x /path/to/your/VMware-Player-xx.x.x-xxxxxx.x86_64.bundle
sudo ./path/to/your/VMware-Player-xx.x.x-xxxxxx.x86_64.bundle
  • Run VMware Workstation Player, and click "Open a Virtual Machine".

    Open

  • Select the downloaded FydeOS VM.ova image file, and click according to the prompt to select the file name and location of the virtual machine to be created, and click "Import" to confirm.

    Save a new virtual machine

  • During the import process, if there is an error about "Import failed, because file did not pass OVF specification check", don't panic! This is a known problem. Just click "Retry" according to the prompts and the import can still be successfully passed without affecting the use.

  • After the import is complete, click "Finished" as shown in the figure to start FydeOS for VMware!

    Finish and start

  • In some cases, the error "No 3D supprt is available from the host" will appear:

    Error

You need to modify the configuration file (.vmx file) in the folder where the virtual machine is stored, and add mks.gl.allowBlacklistedDrivers = "TRUE" at the end of the configuration file.

Modify configuration file