• ARTICLES
SEARCH

How-To Geek

Keyboard Shortcuts for VMware Workstation

VMware has a set of shortcut keys or hotkeys for quick control over your virtual machine. This is a list of them.

Ctrl+B Power on the Virtual Machine
Ctrl+D Edit the Virtual Machine Settings
Ctrl+E Power off the Virtual Machine
Ctrl+G Grab keyboard input focus
Ctrl+N Create a new Virtual Machine
Ctrl+O Open a Virtual Machine
Ctrl+P Edit User Preferences
Ctrl+R Reset Virtual Machine
Ctrl+Z Suspend the Virtual Machine
Ctrl+F4 Close the Virtual Machine
Ctrl+Alt Ungrab Input focus
Ctrl+Alt+Enter      Switch to Full Screen Mode
Ctrl+Tab Switch between ungrabbed virtual machines
Ctrl+Alt+Tab Switch between virtual machines

Lowell Heddings, better known online as the How-To Geek, spends all his free time bringing you fresh geekery on a daily basis. You can follow him on if you'd like.

  • Published 12/3/06

Comments (1)

  1. Вадим Добрынин

    How to switch-off theese hot-keys???

Get Free Articles in Your Inbox!

Join 134,000 newsletter readers

Email:

Go check your email!