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How do I run the SAS University Edition vApp in VMware Workstation Player or VMware Fusion?

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To run the SAS University Edition vApp in VMware Workstation Player, select the SAS University Edition vApp and play the virtual machine. When the virtual machine is ready and the black console screen is displayed, enter the URL for SAS University Edition in your browser and click Start SAS Studio to open SAS Studio.
  1. In the left pane of VMware Workstation Player, select the SAS University Edition vApp. In the right pane, click Play virtual machine.

    Note If prompted to download software updates, click Remind me later.

  2. In the Welcome Window, note the URL for SAS University Edition (in this example, http://123.456.789.101) and enter the URL in your web browser on your local computer.

    Note You can minimize the Welcome window, but do not close it until you are finished using SAS University Edition. SAS University Edition cannot run if the virtual machine is not running.

    Welcome Screen for SAS University vApp

  3. When the SAS University Edition Information Center opens, click Start SAS Studio to open SAS Studio (shown in this display).

    SAS Studio

To run the SAS University Edition vApp in VMware Fusion, select the SAS University Edition vApp and use the Virtual Machine menu to start the virtual machine. When the virtual machine is ready and the black console screen is displayed, enter the URL for SAS University Edition in your browser and click Start SAS Studio to open SAS Studio.
  1. In VMware Fusion, select Virtual Machine > Start Up.

    Note If prompted to download software updates, click Don't upgrade.

  2. In the Welcome Window, note the URL for SAS University Edition (in this example, http://123.45.67.891) and enter the URL in your web browser on your local computer.

    Note You can minimize the Welcome window, but do not close it until you are finished using SAS University Edition. SAS University Edition cannot run if the virtual machine is not running.

    Welcome Screen for SAS University vApp

  3. When the SAS University Edition Information Center opens, click Start SAS Studio to open SAS Studio (shown in this display).

    SAS Studio

To run the SAS University Edition vApp in VMware Workstation Player, select the SAS University Edition vApp and play the virtual machine. When the virtual machine is ready and the black console screen is displayed, enter the URL for SAS University Edition in your browser and click Start SAS Studio to open SAS Studio.
  1. In the left pane of VMware Workstation Player, select the SAS University Edition vApp. In the right pane, click Play virtual machine.

    Note If prompted to download software updates, click Remind me later.

  2. In the Welcome Window, note the URL for SAS University Edition (in this example, http://123.456.789.101) and enter the URL in your web browser on your local computer.

    Note You can minimize the Welcome window, but do not close it until you are finished using SAS University Edition. SAS University Edition cannot run if the virtual machine is not running.

    Welcome Screen for SAS University vApp

  3. When the SAS University Edition Information Center opens, click Start SAS Studio to open SAS Studio (shown in this display).

    SAS Studio