How to Install Windows Me (Millennium) on macOS using VMware Fusion

This article shows you the steps to run Windows Me (Millennium Edition) in a new virtual machine using VMware Fusion 12 Pro on macOS operating system on Mac.

After creating a new virtual machine on your system with VMware Fusion virtualization software, you can install the Windows Me system by watching this video tutorial or by following the steps below.

Step 1: After installing the VMware Fusion virtualization software on your Mac, select Create a custom virtual machine in the virtual machine installation methods options and click Continue.

Step 2: In the Guest operating system selection window, select Windows Me and click Continue again.

Step 3: Since Windows Me is an old system, tick Legacy BIOS in the Firmware type selection window and continue.

Step 4: Continue with Create a new virtual disk for a clean Windows Me installation in the virtual disk selection window.

Step 5: In the summary information window of the virtual machine, click Customize Settings to better configure the virtual hardware settings.

Step 6: In the window that opens, select an external location where you want to save your virtual computer or click Save to confirm the default location.

Step 7: When the settings of the Windows Millennium guest machine are opened, click Processors & Memory and assign 1 virtual processor and 512 MB memory size to your virtual system.

Step 8: In the Network Adapter settings, select the type of network adapter as Ethernet. You can connect to your host’s local network using Ethernet on a Windows Millennium guest machine.

Step 9: Finally, click on the CD/DVD (SATA) device and add the Windows Me ISO file you downloaded to your macOS operating system to the virtual machine.

Step 10: Close the settings of the Windows Me virtual machine and run your guest machine in the Fusion program and start the installation.

Step 11: After installing the Windows Millennium system, click Virtual Machine / Install VMware Tools in the Fusion tool menu and install VMware Tools.

Step 12: After installing VMware Tools, you can fit the screen resolution of the Windows Me guest machine to full screen and transfer files between the host and the VM.

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