Name: [122] Steven Devijver
Member: 108 months
Authored: 10 videos

Installing VMWare on Windows [ID:109] (1/2)

in series: Running Linux on Windows

video tutorial by Steven Devijver, added 03/07

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In this first ShowMeDo on running Linux on Windows Steven shows how to download and install the free VMWare Player.

Uploaded on 17th December 2006, running time 4 minutes.

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75. Anonymous Fri, 15 Oct 2010 10:23

Good, easy to follow tutorial...great job!

74. Anonymous Sun, 26 Sep 2010 12:53

I watched the video about the installation tutorial for Vmware which was actually not the goal of my googlesearch. I already have the software installed so that was not a direct help but have you spent your time to lay out this video proof your will to help those who need juste installation help so I say salut pal.

73. Anonymous Fri, 03 Sep 2010 12:05

It is great that you show people how to use VMware. I am new to computer and everything you can show will greatly help me. Many many thanks.

72. Anonymous Wed, 01 Sep 2010 15:41

Gave me almost no information. Quite boring. How about a little excitement in your voice instead of monotone.

71. Anonymous Tue, 31 Aug 2010 22:32

thank you allowing me to learn from you how to install vmware

70. Anonymous Tue, 24 Aug 2010 14:08

very good.

69. Anonymous Wed, 18 Aug 2010 11:47

Website as well the information from authors was useful. good work...

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Its good

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51. Sobanders Fri, 15 Jan 2010 20:56

Thanks Steven, I didn't know any VM app was free. Thanks for going thru the install and pointing the issue with AutoRun. Keep making videos please.

50. anonymous Mon, 04 Jan 2010 06:04

nice video buddy, tks

49. anonymous Tue, 29 Dec 2009 16:11

Thank you for clear and concise description.

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46. anonymous Sat, 05 Dec 2009 02:24

good job. if the video is split in parts , show that on the screen so that user can easily switch to the next part .

45. anonymous Thu, 19 Nov 2009 22:02

good start to install process- will view others

44. anonymous Wed, 04 Nov 2009 03:37

It's very good work for people which dont knew anything about vmware

43. anonymous Wed, 14 Oct 2009 03:08


42. anonymous Sat, 26 Sep 2009 00:04

really cool that you take the time to make this kind of tutorials

41. anonymous Mon, 21 Sep 2009 23:30

Nice video

40. anonymous Mon, 14 Sep 2009 20:19


39. anonymous Sat, 12 Sep 2009 19:51

I appreciate you taking the time to put this together. I have been trying to get Server install on my XP box with no luck so now I'm trying player.

38. anonymous Wed, 02 Sep 2009 07:59

Hi Steven, I am new in VMware and your videaos are very lifesaving. I absolutely need to master VMware because that's the future. Regards,

37. anonymous Sat, 08 Aug 2009 23:19

tx for a nice widow

36. anonymous Sat, 08 Aug 2009 23:18

tx for a nice widow

35. anonymous Mon, 03 Aug 2009 15:02

Good video. I didn't even know you could install vmware on windows

34. anonymous Fri, 10 Jul 2009 02:13

that was helpful..

if i use the vmware am i gonna be able to run 2 OS without affecting the original one??

33. anonymous Fri, 10 Jul 2009 00:39

nice tutorial. thanks

32. anonymous Fri, 19 Jun 2009 03:39

Very clear so far. Trying to pick/ understand the american accent in Belgium. Where is the next part of the tutorial????

31. anonymous Sat, 13 Jun 2009 09:53

good one

30. anonymous Wed, 10 Jun 2009 11:34


29. anonymous Wed, 03 Jun 2009 02:11

still not yet

28. anonymous Mon, 01 Jun 2009 21:23

Steven Devijver,

Very well done.

Thank-you kindly,

Glen Ross

27. anonymous Thu, 28 May 2009 00:04

Nice Video to learn VMware

26. anonymous Fri, 22 May 2009 07:37


25. anonymous Wed, 20 May 2009 07:59

as I copy a virtual machine to a pc or a dvd. For later install a real machine ?

24. anonymous Thu, 07 May 2009 22:24

It's Good stuff for those who are starting....!!

23. anonymous Mon, 04 May 2009 09:58

Thank you! It was helpful for me!

22. anonymous Mon, 27 Apr 2009 01:53

Usefull ... maybe more information why VMWare needs to disable autorun would have been usefull.

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12. anonymous Mon, 16 Mar 2009 20:30

Thank you!

11. anonymous Fri, 20 Feb 2009 23:12

really good !!

10. anonymous Tue, 13 Jan 2009 09:13

Review of Installing VMWare on Windows

Thanks for this video

9. anonymous Thu, 04 Dec 2008 10:58

This was really on how to download the vmware player...not how to install it or even run Linux like the title suggests.

8. anonymous Fri, 28 Nov 2008 17:46

Stupid. You would expect this on youtube, not here.

checking all of his options....

Waste of time

Dear Steven

Please make a video on how to install VMware and Windows Server on an External HDD , So that i can carry the EXT HDD with Windows Server.

Best Regards



6. anonymous Wed, 05 Nov 2008 04:23

after i closed the browser and reopened it again to watch the tutorial it was fine. great tutorial thanks and keep up the good work. This is a really useful place for help for those of us that require visualization. Thanks again..

5. anonymous Wed, 05 Nov 2008 04:06

i could not or was not able to view the tutorial because while i was connecting my headphones to not disturb my roommates, the video kept running. when i went to rewind it, there was a problem. i kept trying to rewind but it wouldn't let me, and then i could not even play the remainder of the video until i submitted this comment ( I Hope). anyway hopefully i will be able to view this after submission.

4. anonymous Tue, 28 Oct 2008 05:35

Actually I m still not able to install Linux(RED HAT 5.0 or Fedora 5.0) on my Compaq notebook (having model no.CQ-40 144TU).

Please guide me.

Yours faithfully,

Vaibhav Srivastava


please send dowmload link

2. anonymous Tue, 23 Sep 2008 16:46

Don't waste video time filling out useless forms, buttons, questions, etc., or to download something, or waiting for a download to finish - who cares? Edit out that time waste; it doesn't help with what I'm interested in, actually installing /configuring/ running an application (real customer value added).

I am glad to see they have changed that horrible questionaire

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