Installing Linux Mint 12 on VMWare Fusion 3 Visually Complete and Detailed Tutorial

February 24th, 2012 by Regaz

Installing Linux Mint 12 on VMWare Fusion 3, the Step-by-Step Ultimate Simple Visual-Guide Complete and Detailed.

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Relax and Take the Time to Look and Follow this Complete and Detailed Guide.
Comprehends All the Screen-shots taken during Installation that Show Every Single Step and Setup you will Need to Maku-Up…

 

  1. Download Linux Mint from here:
          Linux Mint Tutorial

    Here we Suppose you Downloaded the Same Linux Mint Version as that Used for this Installation:

          “Linux Mint No-Codecs Live ISO”.

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  3. Select File >> New from the VMWare Toolbar
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  5. Select “Continue without disc”

     

    Here we Suppose you Use the ISO Version of Linux Mint, if Instead you have a CD or DVD Insert it and VMWare will Find that Disc.

     

    Installing LinuxMint12 VMWare Visually Detailed Guide 1

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  7. Select “Use operating system installation disc image file”

    Next you will Need to Browse your Driver for Finding the Linux Mint Iso.

     

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  9. Make this Selection:
    • Linux
    • Other Linux 2.6.x kernel

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  11. Now is Time to “Customize Settings” Right Before Starting Installation!

     

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  13. Next you are Prompted for a Name and Location for your New Virtual Machine:

     

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  15. This is the Control Panel of your Virtual Machine:

     

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  17. Select “Hard Disks”:

    Set it to almost 1024

     

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  19. Select “Processors & RAM”:
    • Set it to at least 10Gb
    • Uncheck “Split into 2Gb Files”

      This Las is Indispensable if you do Not Want to Get in Trouble with VMWare when you will Follow to Install Enough New Stuff…

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  21. Click on the “Start Up” Arrow:

     

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  23. Starting the VMWare Process:

     

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  25. Double Click on “Install Linux Mint”:

     

     

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  27. First Select your Language Click on Continue:

     

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  29. Click on Continue:

     

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  31. Select “Erase disk and install Linux Mint” and Click on Continue

     

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  33. On “Erase disk and install Linux Mint”, Click on “Install Now”

     

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  35. Clig again on the “Install Now” Button.

     

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  37. Select “Where You Are”

     

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  39. Set Your Keyboard Layout

     

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  41. Set up “Who you are”

     

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  43. Next Wait for a little While Until Installation is Achieved
    These are the Linux Mint Features Screen-shots taken during the Installation:

     

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  45. Latestly You Can Reboot your Linux Mint Freshly Installed

     

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  46. To Install the VMWare-Tools on Linux Mint:
    VMWare Tools Installation Guide

Have a Good Time with VMWare & Linux Mint! ;)

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