How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 on Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial 64bit

January 12th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

VMware Workstation Player 12 Quick-Start for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial




The Linux Kubuntu Tutorial shows Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMware Workstation Player 12 for Free on Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Xerus Amd64 GNU/Linux Desktop.

Especially relevant: You do Not need to Buy it because the VMware Workstation Player 12 is Free for Non Commercial Use.

VMware Workstation 12 Player (formerly known as VMware Player Pro) is a streamlined offering of VMware Workstation Pro 12 that is ready for Windows 10, offers enhanced 3-D graphics support and improved virtual machine performance.

VMware Workstation Player 12 Installation on Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial - Featured
  1. Download VMware Workstation Player 12 for Linux

    VMware Player 12 Linux 64bit
  2. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    Kickoff > Type “kons” > Return
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 on Xubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux -  Kde5 Open  Terminal
  3. Give Execution Permission

    cd ~/Downloads
    sudo chmod +x VMware-Player*.bundle

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution

  4. Starting Installer

    sudo ./VMware-Player*.bundle

    If the Graphical Wizard is Not launching Type ‘q‘ to Accept Licenses…

  5. Then Follow the Installation Wizard

    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - License
    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - Updates
    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - Help
    Live License Key Blank if you Use it for Free as Non Commercial
    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - License Key
    Confirm for Installation Start
    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - Start Installation
    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - Installing
    Installing VMware Workstation Player 12 for Kubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - Success
  6. Then Launch & Enjoy VMware Player 12 ;)
    For a Free Use insert an eMail address and follow on…

    VMware Workstation Player 12 Installation on Xubuntu 16.04 Xenial Linux - Free Use

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