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    Device/Credential Guard error on Windows 10 Home

    Kiwitech62 Lurker

      I recently upgraded to the latest version of VMware Workstation (14.1.1) and am now encountering the following problem when trying to launch VM's that worked fine previously.


      "VMware Workstation and Device/Credential Guard are not compatible. VMware Workstation can be run after disabling Device/Credential Guard. Please visit http://www.vmware.com/go/turnoff_CG_DG for more details."


      Problem is that I'm running Windows 10 Home and the Device/Credential Guard is not a feature of that version - it's in Windows 10 Enterprise.


      VMware Workstation version: 14.1.1 build 7528167

      Windows 10 version:  Windows 10 Home - Version 1083 (build 17115.1)


      As mentioned previously the VM's worked fine on the previous version of Workstation 14 on Windows 10 Home. The suggestions to turn off Device/Credential Guard for Windows 10 all relate to the Enterprise version and Hyper-V, which doesn't run on the Home version so the settings to change don't exist.


      Appreciate any assistance or suggestions to resolve my problem.

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