Releases: VMware Workstation 4.0.5 released!

The fixes include the following issues:

Introduces internationalization of the shared folders and drag and drop features. These features now support localized guest operating systems, including locales such as Japanese that use double-byte characters.

VMware Tools for Windows guests uses less memory than in previous releases.

This product will be available as a download from starting on 10/3/2003.

VMware Workstation customers, if covered under the VMware Workstation Product Upgrade Policy as described at:

are entitled to download and install this updated version.

Release notes are at:


Q: The previous public release of Workstation was 4.0.2. This version is 4.0.5. Were versions 4.0.3 and 4.0.4 released?

A: Version 4.0.5 is the first public release after version 4.0.2.