Problems installing Virtual Machine on Windows


I’m trying to use ChipWhisperer on virtual machine, I have downloaded VMware Workstation 15 player (Windows), VirtualBox Extension Pack and:


However, I’m having trouble finding the virtual machine to use in VMware. Any advice would be appreciated.


Hi, we recommend using VirtualBox instead of VMware.
Unzip You do not need the other two zip files listed.
Then follow the directions here:



Thank you for the reply, I have started the virtual machine and have successfully changed the password as mentioned in the link, however when I reebooted the VM, it’s still in the headless state not GUI. Help please.


The CW5 VM is only running the Jupyter server; you’re meant to run the client on the host side, not in the VM.
So on your host machine, browse to localhost:8888.