April 22, 2015 | By the+gnu+linux+evangelist.
Install VMware Player 7 Elementary OS
You are Welcome! The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install VMware Player 7 Free for Elementary OS 0.2-Luna/0.3-Freya/0.4-Loki/5.0-Juno/5.1-Hera GNU+Linux i386/amd64 Desktop.
Includes Detailed Commands & Instructions on Elementary OS VMware Player 7 Installation that Show Every single Step and Command involved…
To the How to Install VMware Player 7 on Elementary OS Bottom You Find Links to Apply the Patch for Kernels 3.19 and Install VMware Tools for Player 7 Guests.
A Short List of VMware Player 7 New Features:
- Installation Options
- Simplified UI Mode
- New Operating System Support
- VMware Hardware Version 7
- Expiring Virtual Machines
Download VMware Player Free for Linux
VMware Player 7 32/64-bit
Select the VMware Player for GNU/Linux from the List Contained.
Open a Command Line Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
First, Install the Required Packages
su -c "apt-get install gcc build-essential"
Then Execute the VMware Player Installation Script
su - c "chmod +x ./VMware-Player*.bundle"
su - c "./VMware-Player*.bundle"
Then Follow the Installation WorkFlow.
The License Key is needed Only for Upgrade to VMware Player 7 Plus!
For Linux Kernels 3.19+ is Essential to Apply this Patch
Instructions to Patch VMware on Linux 3.19
Last Enjoy the VMware Player 7 for Linux.
How to Install the VMware-Tools for VMware Player VMs:
VMware Tools Installation Guides
After You should Finally, Enjoy the Powerful VMware Virtual Machines Virtualization Linux Elementary OS :)
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