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In this case the best answer on this topics should be provided by VMware since from our end the support provided is for Windows® 10 only. Windows® 10 is the fully supported operating system for this graphics controller, you can get more information here: Supported Operating Systems for Intel® Graphics Products. Try the Community: VMware vSphere™ |VMware Communities for more information on this matter.