In this tutorial, we will see how to install the latest version of VMware Player which has reached version .

VMware Player 6.0.0 Installation

to install VMware Player 6.0.0 in Ubuntu/Linux Mint, install first some dependencies with the following command:

    sudo apt-get install build-essential linux-headers-`uname -r`

Users of 32-bit systems can install VMware Player with the following commands:

mkdir ~/VMware && cd ~/VMware 
wget -c -O VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.i386.bundle.tar 
tar -xvf VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.i386.bundle.tar 
chmod +x VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.i386.bundle 
sudo sh VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.i386.bundle

 For 64-bit systems, enter these commands:

mkdir ~/VMware && cd ~/VMware 
wget -c -O VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.x86_64.bundle.tar 
tar -xvf VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.x86_64.bundle.tar 
chmod +x VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.x86_64.bundle 
sudo sh VMware-Player-6.0.0-1295980.x86_64.bundle

Then follow the installation process.