How-to Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia 32/64bit Easy Guide

March 1st, 2014 by thelinuxevangelist

Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia

The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install VMware Workstation 10 for Linux Mint 15 Olivia Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce i386/amd64 Desktops.

Includes Detailed Commands & Instructions on VMware Workstation 10 Installation Linux Mint that Show Every single Step and Command involved…

To the Guide Bottom You Find Links to How-to Install VMWare Tools for VMware Workstation Guests.

A Short List of VMware Workstation 10 Main New Features:

  • Unity Mode has been enhanced to seamlessly work with Windows 8.1 UI changes.
  • Create restricted virtual machines that can Expire at a predefined date and time.
  • Multiple Monitor Set-Ups are easier than ever, whether you are using 2, 3, or 4.
  • VMware-KVM provides a new interface for using Multiple Virtual Machines.
Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Featured
  1. Download VMware Workstation 10 (30 Day Trial)

    VMware Workstation 10 Linux
  2. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Open Terminal
  3. First Install the Required Packages
    sudo su -c "apt-get install open-vm-tools open-vm-tools-dev open-vm-dkms open-vm-toolbox gcc build-essential"
  4. Then Execute the VMware-Workstation Installation Script
    cd </path/2>/VMware*10*.bundle
  5. sudo su
    chmod +x ./VMware*10*.bundle
    ./VMware*10*.bundle
  6. Then Follow the Installation WorkFlow

    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Check for Updates

    Set the User Enabled to Administer the Workstation 10

    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Set Administrator

    Then the Installation Target

    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Set Install Path

    The Https Port to Use

    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Set Https Port in Use

    Eventually Insert the License Key if Already have One

    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Insert License Key

    Then Start Installation

    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Start Installation
    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Installing
    Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 15 Olivia - Success

  7. Latest Enjoy the VMware Workstation 10 for Linux

    Linux Mint 15 Olivia VMware Workstation 10 GUI

  8. How-to Install the VMWare-Tools on VMware Workstation Guests:

    VMWare Tools Installation Guides
  9. So with this the VMware Workstation 10 should be Successfully Installed on Xubuntu Linux.

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