VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO Visual Guide

November 21st, 2017 by thelinuxevangelist

VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO




You are Welcome! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step and Visually How-to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO Linux/Unix on Mac OS X.

And this is a Quick & Dirty Guide with just the Basic Settings for Making a VMware Fusion 10 Virtual Machine from ISO.

VMware Fusion 10 come with the ability to Run Hypervisor Applications such as VMware Workstation inside the virtual machine.

So You can install VMware Workstation in Linux a virtual machine, and then for Example use Workstation to create a Nested Windows Virtual Machine.

How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Featured

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  1. Select New from the Top Left Corner

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - New VM



  2. Then simply Drag & Drop ISO into Window

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Select ISO

    Or else Navigate to the Target Folder.

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Select ISO

    Click on

  3. Next Choose the OS’s Flavor (Not so Much Relevant)
    If you just Can Not Find one then simply Select Other and !

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Choose OS Type
  4. On Finish Click

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Customize Settings
  5. Set the VM’s Name

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Naming
  6. Select Processors & Memory

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Processor & Memory

    Set a Reasonable Memory Size, it depends from your OS’s Type.
    Eventually Check for Systems’s Requirements online…

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Setting Up Memory Size

    Click on Show All on the Top Left corner.

  7. Select Hard Disk

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Hard Disk

    Set a Enough Big Maximum Hard Drive Size (The Disk will be Auto-Growing and so it Don’t take initially all that Space.)
    Here a 64Gb Amount is choosen…

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Setting Up Hard Disk Size

    Click on and after Close the Window.

  8. Then You’ll be Able to Run the New VM :)
    Simply Click on the big Play Arrow

    How to VMware Fusion 10 Create Virtual Machine from ISO - Running VM
  9. How-to Install Ubuntu on a VMware Fusion VM

    Ubuntu Installation Steps

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