How to Install VMware Workstation 15 on Ubuntu

This video shows you the steps to install VMware Workstation 15 Pro, which allows you to install and run a virtual machine on Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish).

To install VMware Workstation 15 on Ubuntu:

Step 1: If you have not previously installed Ubuntu with VMware, please refer to the video or article below.

Article ➦ How to Install Ubuntu

Step 2: After installing Ubuntu, download VMware for Linux from the following link before starting the installation of VMware Workstation 15 on your system.

Download VMware Workstation

Step 3: After downloading VMware Workstation 15 to Ubuntu 18.10 desktop, press Ctrl + Alt + T to open Terminal.

Step 4: Before installing VMware Workstation 15, execute the “sudo apt-get update” command in the Terminal to update the Ubuntu package list.

sudo apt-get update

Step 5: After updating your Ubuntu 18.10 package list, you can now start installing VMware Workstation 15.

Step 6: Go to the location where you downloaded the VMware Workstation 15.bundle file in Terminal.

Step 7: Run “chmod +x FileName.bundle” to make the file run.

Step 8: Then run “./FileName.bundle” in Terminal to start VMware 15 installation.

Step 9: Watch the entire video to install VMware Workstation 15 on Ubuntu.



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