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Running Windows 11 in VMware Fusion

I've been seeing lots of people trying to run Windows 11 in the virtual space. I wanted to do the same thing to test out the new OS so wanted to document the steps for anyone else wanting to do the same.  Note, Windows 11 have unique requirements than previous versions of Windows, so there's a few steps you will need to manually do to prep the Fusion VM to run it.   System Requirements First, create a new virtual machine in Fusion. When it asks for the ISO file provide the Windows 11 ISO. Next, choose Microsoft Windows, and the Windows 10 x64 Leave the default set to UEFI, and choose Continue On the last screen, choose Customize Settings Now pick a location to save the VM When you get to the settings screen, we'll need to make 3 changes 1. Enable Encryption  You'll be asked to set an encryption password. Please store this somewhere safe. You can also check the Remember Password to store this password in your Keychain Access as well. If you don't remember it, you'