In this article, we will install VMware Workstation 14/15, which allows you to install and run virtual machines on Linux / Ubuntu.
How to Build VMware Workstation on Ubuntu Step by Step
As you know, VMware Workstation is the most popular virtualization program and works on Linux platforms as it works on Microsoft Windows operating systems.
With VM Workstation, you can create virtual machines and run multiple virtual computers on your computer at the same time. The VM Workstation virtualization program is not an open source and free program, but you can purchase it for 30 days free of charge after a trial period.
In addition, you can download and use VMware Workstation Player for free.
Restart the program and click on the Trial option in the License window.
After solving the error “Unable to copy the user’s Xauthorization file“, the Root password is asked for the VMware license. Type your root password and click OK.
After fixing the error, the VMware program opened successfully!
You can check the version of the program in the Help/About section.
Installation on Ubuntu 18.10
You can use VMware 15 Pro to run a virtual Windows operating system on Ubuntu 18.10 (Cosmic Cuttlefish). We’ve reviewed how to install VMware on Ubuntu 17.10 by following the steps above.
Now, to install VM Workstation on the current version of Ubuntu 18.10, please click on the image below to browse our related article …
Installation on Linux Mint 19
If you want to install and run this virtualization program on Linux Mint, don’t forget to browse our article by clicking on the image below!
How to Setup the Virtualization Program in Ubuntu ⇒ Video
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In this article, we have installed the VM Workstation software on Linux / Ubuntu that allows you to run Windows, Linux and even macOS on the virtual machine. Do not forget to install VMware Tools after installing/configuring a system on a virtual machine. Thanks for following us!