How to Install VMware Workstation 14 / 15 on Ubuntu 17.10 / Ubuntu 18.10? – As you know, VMware Workstation is the most popular virtualization program and works on Microsoft Windows operating systems as well as Linux platforms.
How to Install VMware Workstation 14 / 15 on Ubuntu 17.10 / Ubuntu 18.10?
With VMware Workstation, you can create virtual machines and run multiple virtual computers on your computer at the same time. The VMware Workstation virtualization program is not an open source and free program, but you can buy it if you want after 30 days free trial period.
In addition, you can download and use the VMware Workstation Player product for free.
Restart VMware Workstation 14 and continue by clicking on the trial period option in the License window.
After solving the “Unable to copy the user’s Xauthorization file” error, it is asking the Root Password for VMware License. Type in your root password and click on the OK button.
After solving “Unable to copy the user’s Xauthorization file” error, VMware Workstation 14 successfully has started!
You can check the version of VMware Workstation from Help / About.
How to Install VMware Workstation 15 on Ubuntu 18.10?
You can use VMware Workstation 15 Pro to run a virtual Windows operating system on Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish). You have installed VMware Workstation on Ubuntu 17.10 by following the steps above.
Now, to install VMware Workstation on the current version of Ubuntu 18.10, please click on the image below to see our article.
How to Install VMware Workstation 15 on Linux Mint 19?
If you want to install and run the VMware Workstation virtualization program on a Linux Mint computer instead of Ubuntu, please click on the image below to browse our related article!
How to Install VMware Workstation on Ubuntu 17.10? ⇒ Video
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In this article, we have installed VMware Workstation on Linux / Ubuntu which allows you to run Windows, Linux and even MacOS on the virtual machine. Do not forget to install VMware Tools after installing a system on a virtual machine. Thanks for following us!
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