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How do I install VMware-Workstation-10.0.1-1379776.i386.bundle

Whats sudo sh?? Am I suppose to type it in a notepad or something?? Why does it not just have an installer.exe where you just click it and it works?? Why must Linux be so hard?? Whats wrong with ...
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Ubuntu 13.10 install VMware 9.0

After I install the VMware workstation 9.0, while when I want open the VM, there come the dialogue "Before you can run VMware, several modules must be complied and loaded into the running kernel ...
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VMWare player - compiling server modules - Ubuntu 13.10

While running Ubuntu 13.04 whenever the Linux kernel had been updated, this used to make vmware player happy: sudo apt-get install linux-headers-$(uname -r) sudo vmware-modconfig --console ...
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I can't remote my ubuntu server 12.04 on VMware workstation 7 from putty

I've just install Ubuntu Server 12.04 on VMware Workstation 7, when i ping to my host 192.168.10.103 is conected, ping to 8.8.8.8 => conected sudo apt-get update or sudo apt-get upgrade -> it's work ...
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Unable to install Ubuntu 12.04.03 Server in VMware Workstation 10

When I try to install Ubuntu following the It doesn't work. It starts normally asking for a language, then when I click on "Install Ubuntu server" my screen goes black and nothing happens. It never ...
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Black screen after power on the virtual machine

I installed vmware workstation 9 on ubuntu 13.04.And then i created a new virtual machine for kali linux.when i power on virtual machine,my screen turns into black and nothing happens.Then i force ...
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Gaming on Ubuntu - how and why?

So I have Ubuntu 13.10 on my Dell Inspiron 1564 which has VGA compatible controller: Intel Corporation Core Processor Integrated Graphics Controller, and I'm not a gamer, but I want to play that old ...
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Ubuntu Sound Lags in VMware Workstation 10

I need help with VMware to stop sound lag. I have an HP 2000 series laptop pre-installed with Windows 8 but upgraded it to the 8.1 Pro Preview, and the sound lags REALLY bad. When the virtual machine ...
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Interface is not supporting in VMware workstation for Ubuntu 12.04 as well as in 13.04 before version are working perfectly what is the problem

I am using the laptop of COMPAQ 610 on it i use VMware workstation where I install another version of Ubuntu when I installed the latest versions of Ubuntu from 12.04 the interface is not appearing I ...
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VMware Workstation 10 on Windows 7 throws “internal error” when powering on ubuntu desktop 12.04 64-bit guest VM [closed]

Running VMware WS 10 on Windows 7. EASY-installed Ubuntu desktop 12.04 64-bit. Windows Task Manager seems to say VMware is running 32 bit, but I have a FreeBSD 64-bit guest running, and a Windows 8 ...
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Relinux No default or ui configuration problem

I installed ubuntu 12.04 and make some customization. Then i try to make iso using relinux however when i boot new iso it says no default or ui configuration error I installed first ubuntu 12.04 in ...
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Setting console resolution in Ubuntu Server 13.10 within VMware

I've completed an install of Ubuntu Server 13.10 within VMware and am running into a problem configuring the console (non-graphical) resolution. When I was running Ubuntu Server 13.04, I ran into the ...
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Laptop won't shutdown, reboot or suspend

After a short stint with VMWare Player, Virtualbox and Winconn*, I'm now apparently stuck with a broken Ubuntu installation. Even after uninstalling VMware Player and Winconn (I won't uninstall ...
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Vmware software installation error

I am trying to install Vmware software, but I am facing the following error: Selecting previously unselected package vmware-view-client:i386. (Reading database ... 239594 files and directories ...
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Will I reduce the life of my SSD prematurely?

I purchased my first ssd drive and since I have been learning linux figured I would ask about installing ubuntu 12.04 LTS on a ssd. I know from doing research there was issues with write life on a ...
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The CPU has been disabled by the guest operating system. You will need to power off or reset the virtual machine at this point [closed]

I have recently downloaded ubuntu 12.04 LTS (32 bit) iso image and trying to install it under VMWare Workstation 9.0. which is under Windows 7 (64 bit). when i start installation it says: The CPU ...
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How to install VMWare Player on Ubuntu 12.10 [duplicate]

I need help installing VMWare player on my Ubuntu 12.10 because I am having problem in installing virtualbox
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VMWare Error in Ubuntu 12.10

I have been running a windows server 2008 R2 Vm for quite some time in my Ubuntu machine. The VM resides on an external hard-disk to overcome size constraints. I tried connecting my VM to a host ...
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Moving Ubuntu Parallels VM to VMWare ESXi?

Is it possible to move Ubuntu Parallels VM to VMWare ESXi ? If so how can do you do this. I have attempted to use the VMWare Converter but it does not even connect. I have tested the SSH connection ...
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cannot boot ubuntu with new kernel

My host operating system is Windows 7. I have installed vmware over it. And was running ubuntu 10.04LTS using vmware. But today out of curiosity, i downloaded new kernel 3.10.1 compiled it and ...
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How to publicly access virtual windows server 2008 R2 on Ubuntu 13.10 using VMware player 6.0?

I am using Ubuntu 13.10 and VMware player 6.0 for virtual windows server 2008 R2. I have to check something in SharePoint 2010. Both host and guest can access internet. Now I want to access SharePoint ...
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took 8 hours to transfer 12 GB

I needed to transfer vmware images of an operating system from one machine to another in my network,it took 8 hours bottom of image you can see time taken, the connection was done using ssh (encrypted ...
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Installing Ubuntu 13.10 on VMware 10 workstation (Windows 7 X64)

Does anyone know a step by step installing guide to install Ubuntu 13.10 on VMware 10 workstation?
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upgrade from ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 causes vmware workstation 9 problems

So, upgrading caused problem where running VMware Ws 9 needed patches to accommodate linux kernel 3.11. I applied the fixes I found that others reported, and now I can only run VMware Ws 9 from sudo. ...
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Is it possible to run multiple VMware guests Using Free VMware Player?

I have a couple of premade Win2k3 VMs that I need to use for some application testing that need to be run at the same time on the same machine. I'm running 13.04 Desktop and do this often with ...
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Ubuntu 13.04 to 13.10 Upgrade Failed

I have a VMware virtual machine running Ubuntu 13.04, and yesterday tried to upgrade to 13.10. The install got about half way through and then everything seemed to just freeze completely. I left it ...
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VMWare Workstation 8 can't find the headers directory

I'm having an issue with VMware Workstation 8. I installed it but when i run it, it shows this window: But, when I press on "Browse", this window comes up Even if I select the ...
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Problems installing 13.10 inside VMWare Player 4

In the past I had no problems installing Ubuntu 12.04 inside VMWare Player 4.0.4 on my Windows 7 Pro machine. Now I installed Ubuntu 13.10 and have a couple of problems: the default screensize (even ...
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VMWare cursor problem

I am using VMWare to create a windows 7 virtual machine. But everytime that I launch a game (probably something else too, but mostly games) my cursor get's oversensitive that it's almost impossible to ...
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Connecting to an 802.1x network while running Ubuntu on VMware

I am currently running Ubuntu on VMware since my disks only have dynamic partitions and not basic partitioning. When I am home, I am able to connect to the internet while running Ubuntu. However, ...
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Installing VMware Player 6.0.0 on 12.04.3 LTS can't find kernel headers

So I had a problem, and did a lot of searching, and found part of the answer here in vmplayer problem - VMWare Kernel Module Updater doesn't run since 13.04 upgrade But I could not post what ...
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Parallel and VMWare tools for Ubuntu 12.04

I have both Parallels and VMWare (Fusion) where I'd like to use a Ubuntu 12.04 image but unfortunately in both I have a very similar situation ... I can't seem to access the drive that has the tools ...
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Just installed 13.04, but I can't save anything - says disk is full!

I just finished installing 13.04 as a virtual machine using vmware 6. For some reason it says the disk is full, and I can't save any file no matter how small the change is. When I check the disk ...
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Unable to start Ubuntu 13.04 installation media on VMware Player

I have just downloaded ubuntu 13.04, and am attempting to run it from vmware player 6. I have previously successfully run ubuntu 10.10 on vmware player 6. My laptop OS is vista. If I select create a ...
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Installing Ubuntu12.04 64-bit on VMware

While installing Ubuntu 12.04 desktop on VMware Workstation it hangs when reticulating splines. How long do I have to wait?
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Ubuntu and VmWare player

So im trying to download vmware player on my Ubuntu 12.04 laptop and i am using another website to help with the download (http://www.webupd8.org/2012/06/how-to-install-vmware-player-in-ubuntu.html) ...
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Setting up Workspaces that don't change in a Virtual Machine

I really wish I could be more descriptive but I can't. I carefully set up my four workspaces so that they contain four, seperate, fullscreen applications, and they work perfectly. And then randomly I ...
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Not able to ping VM from Ubuntu

I have Ubuntu 12.X and installed VM. I am not able to telnet/SFTP/FTP/ping to VM (Linux/Solaris) even after selecting "Host Only Adopter" in the VM. Earlier it was working on my laptop but after some ...
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Installing Ubuntu on VMPlayer

I am a newbie to VMPlayer and Ubuntu. I have downloaded the VMPlayer version 5.x and ubuntu iso file and the install completes but the GUI is not launching ,the unity mode is not working and when I ...
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Mount VMware Shared Folder to Ubuntu 12.04.3

I tried to create a shared folder to my Ubuntu 12.04.3 VM using VMware 5 from my Mac but I don't see the folder anywhere. I've tried to use some commands as suggested here and here, but nothing is ...
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13.04 64-bit install not enough disk space

I installed 13.04 64-bit in VMWare player and during the update process the system runs out of disk. I installed from an ISO image, I did not enter any disk sizes or similar, everything was done ...
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Vmware Lauch error

After upgrading the ubuntu to 12.04 LTS,I plan to run vmware, while running the popup that "Before you can run vmware, several modules must be compiled and loaded into the running kernel... kernel ...
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Recent update appears to have hosed Unity; can't get to a terminal

I have three Ubuntu 13.04 installations that all stopped working when updated over the last three days. The laptop is AMD A10 based and contains both 32 and 64 bit Ubuntu 13.04 (and also Fedora 19 ...
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Why does usblp prevent VMware from accessing my USB printer?

Every time I plug in my USB printer for VMware Workstation 9 to use (Windows 7 guest OS), Ubuntu 13.04 (the host) launches usblp and grabs the printer. VMware then throws up a dialog: The ...
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Network access from Ubuntu 13.04 guest to Windows 8 host machine

How can i access my Ubuntu 13.04 guest vm from my Windows 8 host machine? The virtualization is done using VMware Player 6 Network Details Host: Windows 8 IP Address - 192.168.200.10 Network ...
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Get list of installed packages - from damaged partition

I'm running 13.04 on VMWare Fusion 6 on top of OS X, which has some serious stability problems, necessitating hard reboots (power cycling) at least once/day if not more. Since VMWare is lame and ...
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Can not detect external hdd on ubuntu

Hi all i have an external hdd dock with a 150gb drive in it i am trying to access in linux, but i can not see it all i see is : root@ubuntu:/home/richard# fdisk -l Disk /dev/sda: 161.1 GB, ...
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How to install VMWare Workstation 9 on Ubuntu 12.04?

How can I install VMware-Workstation-9.0.0-812388.x86_64.bundle on Ubuntu 12.04? I ran the following steps in the terminal: ls cd Downloads sudo sh VMware-Workstation-9.0.0-812388.x86_64.bundle ...
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increase disk size of vmware machine

I'm using 13.04 as my host os and installed vmplayer and created a guest windows 7 machine. Being the idiot that I am, I only allocated 60GB and discovered I need more space for my windows 7. When I ...
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installed ubuntu 13 on windows 7 through vmware but gives error “piix4_smbus host smbus controller not enabled”

I installed ubuntu 13 on windows 7 through vmware but after installing gives "piix4_smbus host smbus controller not enabled" when it loads the OS for the first time it comes with black screen and ...