This Virtual Machine Appears To Be In Use Taking Ownership Failed – VMware Workstation

When trying to open a VM in VMware Workstation 9, you can get this warning: This virtual machine appears to be in use If this virtual machine is not in use, press the “Take Ownership” button to obtain ownership of it. Otherwise, press the “Cancel” button to avoid damaging it. Configuration file: <<Path to VM […]
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Binary Translation Is Incompatible With Long Mode On This Platform

When powering on a VM in VMware Workstation 9, you get this warning: VMware Workstation Binary translation is incompatible with long mode on this platform. Disabling long mode. Without long mode support, the virtual machine will not be able to run 64-bit code. For more details… This is because virtualisation settings have not been set […]
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