vmware on windows 10

At work I want to setup a virtual machine with VMWare workstation 12
when we setup a pc, we use SCCM. so I created a new virtual machine, and made it boot to a DVD with the SCCM winPE image on it.
That works fine, however, our SCCM server uses a description in the BIOS to know what image to load, and since the VMWare virtual machine has a generic bios, SCCM fails.
So I was wondering, is there any way to have the VMWare virtual machine's bios look like it's the host machine?
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JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
The VMware Workstation "BIOS" is its own and is not related to the host machine BIOS at all. It is completely independent of it. So you cannot make a virtual machine think it is using the host BIOS.
Andrew Hancock (VMware vExpert / EE MVE^2)VMware and Virtualization ConsultantCommented:
We use SCCM and MDT to deploy to VMware Workstation with no issues.

Hypervisors do not emulate virtual machines, they use real virtual hardware, and a real BIOS!

You must use BRIDGED MODE Networking, make sure First BOOT Order in the VM BIOS is the Network Interface.

Record the MAC Address of the VM, and put that in your SCCM/MDT database, for deployment.

It works fine, however do not expect physical computer speeds for deloyment, it is slower than deploying to a real computer.

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JeffBeallAuthor Commented:
Thank you for the help.
JohnBusiness Consultant (Owner)Commented:
Jeff - you are very welcome and I was happy to assist.
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