How To Install Vmware Workstation In Ubuntu?

To install VMware Tools in Ubuntu:

  • Open a Terminal window.
  • In the Terminal, run this command to navigate to the vmware-tools-distrib folder:
  • Run this command to install VMware Tools:
  • Enter your Ubuntu password.
  • Restart the Ubuntu virtual machine after the VMware Tools installation completes.

How do I install VMware workstation on Linux?

In this tutorial, we perform the following steps:

  1. Install the VMware Workstation Player hypervisor.
  2. Download the latest Clear Linux OS installer ISO.
  3. Verify the integrity of the Clear Linux OS image.
  4. Decompress the Clear Linux OS image.
  5. Create and configure a new VM.
  6. Install Clear Linux OS into the new VM.

How install VMware 15 on Linux?

The commands and procedures used in this article describe the installation of VMware Workstation 15 on a Ubuntu 18.04 LTS system.

  • Step 1: Download the official VMware binary package.
  • Step 2: Install Build Essential to your system.
  • Step 3: Launch the VMware Installer.
  • Step 4: Launch the VMware Workstation.

How do I run VMware on ubuntu?

Installing Ubuntu in a VM on Windows

  1. Download the Ubuntu iso (desktop not server) and the free VMware Player.
  2. Install VMware Player and run it, you’ll see something like this:
  3. Select “Create a New Virtual Machine”
  4. Select “Installer disc image file” and browse to the Ubuntu iso you downloaded.

How do I install VMware tools on Linux?

To install VMware Tools in a Linux guest operating system using Compiler:

  • Ensure that your Linux virtual machine is powered on.
  • If you are running a GUI interface, open a command shell.
  • Click VM in the virtual machine menu, then click Guest > Install/Upgrade VMware Tools.
  • Click OK.
  • To create a mount point, run:

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