VMware Player is used for creating virtual machines on any desktop/laptop systems, which are now powerful enough to run more OS on a single machine. Easier for learners who are an windows user and learning Linux. Using vmware you can easily create a guest machine within few minutes and start working. After completing your work you can simply delete it.
Step 1: Download VMware bundle File
First go to vmware download page and download latest available version in bundle file.
You can also use below url to download it.
# cd /opt # wget https://download3.vmware.com/software/player/file/VMware-Player-7.1.4-3848939.x86_64.bundle
Step 2: Install VMware Player
After downloading vmware bundle file, install it using following command.
# chmod +x VMware-Player-7.1.4-3848939.x86_64.bundle
Installation startup will show you the license agreement. Accept the agreement and complete the installation.
Step 3: Start VMware Player
After successfully installation of vmware player, lets start vmware from Applications >> System Tools >> Vmware Player Menu .
Congratulation’s! You have successfully install VMware player on you linux system.