How-to Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Linux Desktop on Parallels Desktop 9 Easy Visual Guide

March 4, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop on Parallels Desktop 9

The Tutorial Shows You Visually and Step-by-Step How-to Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS Unity Linux Desktop on Parallels Desktop 9.

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Come with only Some New Features:

  • Qt 5.2
  • GRUB 2.02
  • Torrents Searching from Ubuntu Dash

To the Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installation Guide Bottom Link to Parallels Tools Installation for Ubuntu Linux 14.04 Desktop.

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty DesktopInstallation Steps on Parallels Desktop 9 - Featured
  1. Download Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop i386/amd64:

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty ISO
  2. Create a New Virtual Machine

    File >> New...

  3. Leave the Default Install from Image File

     - Install from Image File

  4. If Not Auto-Located then:

    Click On “Locate Manually” Button

     - Select Media

    Then Drag and Drop the Ubuntu ISO!

     - Drag & Drop ISO

  5. Uncheck the Express Installation and Follow

  6. Set Name and Installation Location

    Check Customize Before Installation to Set RAM

    If possible leave At Least 1,5Gb.

  7. Continue with Ubuntu Trusty Installation

  8. Starting Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installation

  9. Prepare for Installation

    Eventually Select the Third Party Software installation

  10. Here You can Simply Take the Defaults

    Or Opt for a LVM SetUp…

  11. Setting Up Country and Time Zone

  12. Select the Keyboard Layout

  13. User SetUp

  14. Eventually Log-In on Ubuntu One

    Ubuntu One is Good for Synchronizing Your Stuff on All the Ubuntu Devices…

  15. Then Start the Installation and Auto-Configuration

  16. Once done ReBoot into the Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop!

    If the Re-Boot is Lagging then Select Re-Start from the VMs Menu…

  17. How-to Install Parallels Tools for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop:

    Parallels Tools Installation Guide

Easy Tip: Use the Dash to Start Looking for Extra Stuff on Ubuntu :)

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