How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS Easy Guide

October 6th, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS




Hello CentOS User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS 5.x/6.x/7.x 64bit GNU/Linux Desktop.

And this guide includes the Detailed Commands & Instructions on CentOS VMware Workstation Pro 14 Installation.

Finally VMware Workstation Pro 14 continues VMware’s tradition of delivering leading edge features and performance.

With support for the latest version of Windows and Linux, the latest processors and hardware, and the ability to connect to VMware vSphere and vCloud Air.

How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Featured
  1. Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Installing VMware Workstation Pro 12 on CentOS - Open  Terminal
  2. Then Install the Required Packages

    sudo yum install kernel-headers kernel-devel gcc glibc-headers

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

  3. Download VMware Workstation Pro 14 (30 Days Trial)

    VMware Workstation Pro 14 Linux 64bit
  4. After Launch the VMware-Workstation Installation Wizard
    Access the VMware Workstation installer Location:

    cd $HOME/Downloads

    Give Execution Permissions:

    sudo chmod +x ./VMware-Workstation*14*.bundle

    Then Run the VMware Workstation Installer:

    sudo ./VMware-Workstation*14*.bundle

    If the Graphical Installer do Not Launch then type ‘q’ to Accept License and Follow CLI Wizard.

  5. And Follow the VMware Workstation Pro 14 WorkFlow
    Accept the Licenses:

    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Accept Licenses
    Next Set your User’s name:
    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Set UserName
    Eventually Insert the License Key if Already have One:
    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Insert License Key
    Choose the Shareds VMw Directory:
    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Choose Shared VMw Directory
    Set the Https Port (Default 443 should be just good):
    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS -

    Then Start Installation:
    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Start Installation
    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - Success

  6. Finally Enjoy VMware Workstation Pro 14 on CentOS ;)

    How to Install VMware Workstation 14 Pro on CentOS - VMware Workstation Pro 14 GUI

  7. How-to Install the VMWare-Tools on VMware Workstation Guests:

    VMWare Tools Installation Guides
  8. How-to Install Google-Chrome Browser on CentOS
    Installing Google-Chrome Browser on CentOS.

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