How to Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS Step-by-Step Easy Guide

May 19, 2014 | By thelinuxevangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install VMware Workstation 10 on Linux Mint

You are Welcome! The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How to Install VMware Workstation 10 for Linux Mint 17 Qiana LTS Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce Desktops.

The VMware Workstation 10 Installation has been Tested Successfully also for Linux Mint 13-Maya/14-Nadia/15-Olivia/16-Petra i386/amd64.

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 - 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 Xfce 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

    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Check for Updates

    Set the User Enabled to Administer the Workstation 10

    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Set Administrator

    Then the Installation Target

    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Set Install Path

    The Https Port to Use

    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Set Https Port in Use

    Eventually Insert the License Key if Already have One

    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Insert License Key

    Then Start Installation

    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Start Installation
    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Installing
    Linux Mint VMware Workstation 10 Installation - Success

  7. Latest Enjoy the VMware Workstation 10 for Linux

    Linux Mint 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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