The problem

VMware Workstation and Device/Credential Guard are not compatible. VMware Workstation can be run after disabling Device/Credential Guard.

Description

This is because Hyper-V is also enabled. Disable Hyper-V hypervisor by following the solution listed below.

Solution

- Open command prompt with elevated privileges and run the following command

-bcdedit /set hypervisorlaunchtype off

-Restart the host

 

VMware Workstation and Device/Credential Guard are not compatible. VMware Workstation can be run after disabling Device/Credential Guard.
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Karim Buzdar

About the Author: Karim Buzdar holds a degree in telecommunication engineering and holds several sysadmin certifications. As an IT engineer and technical author, he writes for various web sites. He blogs at LinuxWays.

2 thoughts on “VMware Workstation and Device/Credential Guard are not compatible. VMware Workstation can be run after disabling Device/Credential Guard.

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    June 13, 2019 at 4:02 pm
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    It isn’t working in my Windows 10 pro

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    August 9, 2019 at 9:38 pm
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    This didn’t fix my problem.

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