How-to Install OpenSUSE 13.1/13.2 KDE Desktop on VMware Workstation 10 Easy Visual Guide

February 17th, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install OpenSUSE 13.X KDE on VMware Workstation 10




The Tutorial Shows You Visually and Step-by-Step How-to Install OpenSUSE 13.X Live KDE 32bit Desktop on VMware Workstation 10.

OpenSUSE 13.X KDE Come with Multiples New Features:

  • KDE 4.11 with Improved Search and Android Integration
  • Stability: Evergreen Release
  • Networked: OpenStack Havana with almost 400 new features
  • Evolved: delivers GCC 4.8 with new error reporting abilities
  • Polished: new font engine in Freetype 2.5
  • Faster
  • Feature-full: Android devices integration in the KDE file manager
  • Innovative Experimental Technologies: as Wayland support as Ultra high-resolution

To the OpenSUSE 13.X KDE Installation Guide Bottom Link to VMware Tools Installation for OpenSUSE 13.X Desktops.

OpenSUSE 13.X KDE Installation Steps on VMware Workstation 10 - Featured
  1. Download OpenSUSE 13.X Live KDE Desktop i586:

    Get OpenSUSE 13.X ISO
  2. Create a New Virtual Machine

  3. Choose the VM Typical SetUp

  4. Select OpenSUSE 13.X KDE ISO Image

  5. Then Set Guest OS Type to OpenSUSE

  6. Naming as OpenSUSE 13.X KDE

  7. SetUp Disk as Undivided of at Least 64Gb

    Take Note: The Disk is Auto-Growing and 64Gb will be Just the Biggest Size!

  8. Then Click on Customize Hardware

  9. Set Up VM RAM Size

    1.5-2Gb Recommended.

  10. Finish VM SetUp

  11. Boot the OpenSUSE 13.X Virtual Machine

  12. Set Language and Keyboard Layout

  13. Set Up Country and Time Zone

  14. Partitioning

    The Proposed Set Up Should be Just Fine but if You Prefer then Make a Custom One :)

  15. Creating User

  16. Then Proceed to Installation and Auto-Configuration


  17. Re-Boot Into the OpenSUSE 13.X KDE Desktop!

  18. How-to Install VMware Tools for OpenSUSE 13.1:

    VMware Tools Installation Guide

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