How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 Visual Guide

February 8th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Linux Mint 18 VMware Workstation Player 12 Install




Hello Mint User! This Tutorial shows Step-by-Step How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 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.

Finally 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.

How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Featured
  1. First Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Open Terminal
  2. Download VMware Workstation Player 12 for Linux

    VMware Player 12 Linux 64bit
  3. Then Install the Required Packages

    sudo apt-get install gcc build-essential

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

  4. Give Execution Permission to VMware Player Installer

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

    sudo ./VMware-Player*.bundle

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

  6. Then Follow the Installation Wizard

    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - License
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Updates
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Help
    Live License Key Blank if you Use it for Free as Non Commercial
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - License Key
    Confirm for Installation Start
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Start Installation
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Installing
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Success
  7. Launching VMware Workstation Player 12
    Search for ‘vmware player’

    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Mint Launcher
    For a Free Use insert an eMail address and follow on…
    How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - Free Use
  8. How-to Install the VMWare-Tools on VMware Workstation Guests:

    VMWare Tools Installation Guides
  9. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on Mint Linux
    Installing Google-Chrome Browser on Mint.

How-to Install VMware Workstation Player 12 Linux Mint 18 - VMware Workstation Player 12 GUI

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