VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install Easy Guide

July 20, 2017 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Fedora 26 VMware Player 12 Install

You are Welcome! First, this Tutorial shows Step-by-Step How to VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install.

Especially relevant: You do Not need to Buy it because the VMware Workstation Player 12 is Free for Non Commercial Use.

Furthermore, VMware Workstation 12 Player (formerly known as VMware Player Pro) is a streamlined offering of VMware Workstation Pro 12 that is ready for Windows 10, offers enhanced 3-D graphics support and improved virtual machine performance.

How to Install VMware Tools on Lubuntu 20.04 LTS
  1. First, Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Open Terminal
  2. Download VMware Workstation Player 12 for Linux

    VMware Player 12 Linux 64-bit
  3. Then Install Required Packages
    For Fedora 22+:

    sudo dnf install kernel-headers kernel-devel gcc glibc-headers make libaio

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then see: How to Enable sudo
    For Fedora < 22:

    sudo yum install kernel-headers kernel-devel gcc glibc-headers make libaio
  4. Next Give Execution Permission
    Access the Target directory:

    cd ~/Downloads

    Give Execution Permissions:

    sudo chmod +x VMware-Player*.bundle
  5. And Start VMware Player Installer.

    sudo ./VMware-Player*.bundle

    If the Graphical Wizard is Not launching Type ‘q‘ to Accept Licenses…

  6. Then Follow the Installation Wizard.

    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - License
    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Updates
    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Help
    Live License Key Blank if you Use it for Free as Non Commercial
    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - License Key
    Confirm for Installation Start
    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Start Installation
    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Installing
    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Success
  7. Finally, Launch & Enjoy VMware Workstation Player 12
    For a Free Use insert an eMail address and follow on..

    VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - Free Use
  8. Furthermore, to Update Fedora 23+ Libraries Linking.

    Download VMware Workstation Updating Script

    VMware Workstation Updating Script
    chmod +x Update_VMW.sh

    Then Run the Script with:

    sudo ./Update_VMW.sh

    Thanks to Coyote’s Blog!

VMware Player 12 Fedora 26 Install - VMware Workstation Player 12 GUI


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