How to install Ubuntu on VMware Workstation

VMware Workstation is a virtualization software developed by the company VMware company, established in 1998. VMware Workstation was launched in 2001 as a platform to install multiple instances of different operating systems, especially the client and server systems. It supports hardware compatibility for hard disks, CD Roms and USB devices, and provides a bridge between the host and virtual machines. The purpose of building such a platform was to enable system administrators to test and verify the client-server environment for software and hardware. The VMware administrator can also switch between different virtual machines at the same time.

VMware Installation

Please download VMware from https://www.vmware.com/products/workstationpro/workstation-pro-evaluation.html and activate it with following keys:

Virtual Machine Creation

Now we are going to create an Ubuntu virtual machine. Please download Ubuntu Desktop ISO from https://ubuntu.com/download.

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