Linux Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty LTS Desktop Installation Steps on VMware Fusion 7 Easy Visual Guide

September 9, 2014 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist | Filed in: Tutorial.

Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop on VMware Fusion 7

The Tutorial Shows You Visually and Step-by-Step How to Install Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Tahr LTS 32/64-bit Unity Linux Desktop on VMware Fusion 7.

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 VMware Tools Installation for Ubuntu Linux 14.04 Desktop.

Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty DesktopInstallation Steps on VMware Fusion 7 - Featured
  1. Download Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop i386/amd64

    Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty ISO

    Select the Linux Ubuntu 14.04 32/64-bit Live ISO.

  2. Create a New Virtual Machine.

  3. Select Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop ISO Image.


  4. UnCheck Easy Install to Customize Better.

  5. Click on Customize Settings.

    Set the Name.

  6. Then Set the Disk Size to At Least 64Gb.

    Take Note: The Disk then will be Auto-Growing and 64Gb here it’s Just the Upper Limit!

  7. Start the Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Installation.


  8. Prepare for Installation.

    Possibly Select the Third Party Software installation.

  9. Here You can Simply Take the Defaults.

    Or Opt for a LVM SetUp…

  10. Setting Up Country and Time Zone.

  11. Select the Keyboard Layout.

  12. User SetUp.

  13. Possibly Log-In on Ubuntu One.

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

  14. Then Start the Installation and Auto-Configuration.

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

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

  16. How to Install VMware Tools for Ubuntu 14.04 Trusty Desktop

    VMware Tools Installation Guide

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


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