How to install macOS 12 (Monterey) as a VMware Fusion guest VM

Notes These are just more fleshed out steps from a brief overview in the VMware Fusion communities online forums. Hopefully, these instructions will be obsolete soon in a future update of VMware Fusion (where you can just select macOS 12, drag the installer to the install wizard, and have VMware Fusion do everything for you).… Continue reading How to install macOS 12 (Monterey) as a VMware Fusion guest VM

Installing macOS in VMware Fusion

Introduction It’s not that difficult to install a macOS guest VM on a macOS host using VMware Fusion and personal (non-enterprise) licenses for VMware Fusion are now cost-free. But here are the actual steps. Get the installer Method 1 There’s a way built into macOS to get the installer using the softwareupdate –fetch-full-installer command in… Continue reading Installing macOS in VMware Fusion