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Logging on VM via command line

Logging on VM via command line

Logging on VM via command line


Any idea how to pass a username/password to a guest os virtual machine?

This is what I am running via command line:

"C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\vmrun.exe" revertToSnapshot "C:\Virtual Machines\XP\English\VM_XP_EN.vmx" LogOnOff
"C:\Program Files (x86)\VMware\VMware Workstation\vmrun.exe" -gu Administrator -gp XX start "C:\Virtual Machines\XP\English\VM_XP_EN.vmx"

However, I still get prompted for a username and password on windows.


RE: Logging on VM via command line

Thanks Techy, I ended up implementing the auto login yesterday. I guess the username/password parameters are for running commands between the host and guest os.

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