By default, VMWare Player saves any VM you create to your documents folder and there doesn’t appear to be a way to change that. However, there is.
This article provides the steps to change a monolithic disk (a virtual machine disk contained in a single file) into to a split disk (a virtual machine disk split into 2GB files) in VMware Workstation. https://kb.vmware.com/selfservice/microsites/search.do?language=en_US&cmd=displayKC&externalId=2006898 TIP : You need VMware Workstation, not just VMware Player.
Installing VMware tools on Freebsd 10 When installing OS, add kernel src Once installed, start the tools installer Player, Manage, Install VMware tools Mount the tools cd in the OS # mount -t cd9660 -o -e /dev/cd0 /cdrom Assumes /dev/cd0 is your cdrom and that /cdrom exits Copy install from cd to local file system… Read More »