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"Error while powering on: Internal error." when starting the appliance in VMware Player

Its probably because VMware Authorization service is not running. To start the VMware Authorization service or to check whether it's running: Login to the Windows operating system as the ...
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How can I fix "Error while powering on: Internal error" when starting the CS50 Appliance in VMware Player?

I started the VMware Player in Administrator Mode and it worked.
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"Error while powering on: Internal error." when starting the appliance in VMware Player

right click on the App. and Run as admin. OR from run type services.msc and run VMware Authorization Service
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VMWare Workstation will not install on 32-bit Windows

If you're just trying to use the so-called CS50 appliance you don't need VMWare Workstation. Such software is a more complex piece of software designed to create and admin virtual machines. What you (...
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How can I fix "Error while powering on: Internal error" when starting the CS50 Appliance in VMware Player?

I restarted my computer and it worked!
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Appliance install on Linux - No go with VMware or VirtualBox on Linux Mint, Ubuntu

I am using the Appliance on Ubuntu 14.04. Initially I tried VMware and ran through lots of trouble, but then I used VirtualBox (which I had previously installed,) and everything worked fine. After ...
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VMware won't let me access appliance50

New approach: I googled your error ("Google is your friend":) and found these two potentially useful answers: Answer 1 - VMWware Community Answer 2 - SuperUser HTH!
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How do I restart the appliance?

Yes, you must open VMware Player to run any virtual machine, including the cs50 appliance. If you are looking for a Dropbox folder on your computer, outside of the virtual machine, make sure you have ...
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Unknown error while importing cs50 appliance on windows 7

You might have an corrupted download issue.. try downloading the appliance again.
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"An error has occurred in the script on this page" during VMware Player installation

It looks to me as though the installation file you downloaded may have been corrupt. The common way to verify the integrity of downloaded files is by calculating a checksum and comparing it to the ...
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VMware unable to completely import .ova file

I tried the above suggested, but VMware never told me the error specifically. Oracle Virtualbox told me that the .ova file was corrupted, so I re-downloaded that file, and now the appliance works just ...
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Problems Powering on the Appliance and Creating Directories

First of all check if the VM Ware Player is 64-bit compatible. The make command is for compiling C programs. You have to use mkdir for creating directories. Secondly you don't create the Dropbox ...
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