In this video tutorial, we’ll install and review Xubuntu 16.10 on VMware Workstation. Visit Xubuntu website and download Xubuntu 16.10 ISO. xubuntu.org Xubuntu is an elegant and easy to use operating system. Xubuntu comes with Xfce Desktop Environment which is a stable and light. Xubuntu 16.10 (Yakkety Yak) Select 32 or 64 bit ISO image Create Virtual Machine on VMware Workstation/Player Choose “Linux” and “Ubuntu 64-bit” Type name for Xubuntu 16.10 VM. Set hard drive size. Customize virtual hardware. Browse to Xubuntu 16.10 ISO (Optional) Start Xubuntu 16.10 Installation Choose the language you would like to install. Write the changes to disks. Choose your location. Choose your keyboard layout. Create a new user and set computer name. Xubuntu 16.10 installation takes 5-10 minutes. Xubuntu is ideal for users seeking a a stable, lightweight and configurable desktop experience. Installation is complete. Press Enter to Continue. Error Message: The CPU has been disabled by the guest operating system. Power off or reset the virtual machine. Solution or Workaround: CPU ID Masking Look at the video description for this parameter. Let’s install VMware Tools (Open VM Tools) on Xubuntu 16.10 Check network connectivity. ping -c 3 www.google.com apt-get update apt-get install open-vm-tools-desktop -y Open VM Tools installation has finished on Xubuntu 16.10 Test VMware Tools Features: Fit Guest Now, Drag-Drop File and Clipboard Sharing. Xubuntu 16.10 Review There are new versions of various apps and plugins. Xubuntu 16.10 performs better in virtual machines. Mozilla Firefox Core Xubuntu apps have been updated such as Mugshot, GMusicBrowser and Orage calendar. LibreOffice Task Manager Let’s change Xubuntu Desktop Wallpaper. In this video tutorial we installed and reviewed Xubuntu 16.10 on VMware Workstation. Thanks for watching.