How to install Ubuntu as a virtual machine on VMWare server

Choose to create a new hard disk for your virtual machine

Step6:
For Hard Disk, choose to create a New Hard Disk

For hard disk size choose the default of 8GB and choose the datastore location

Step7:
For Hard Disk properties, choose the default of 8 GB and choose the datastore location where this hard disk will be. Leave File Options, Disk Mode, Virtual Device Node and Policies as it is, as this is the most compatible setting by default

For network adapter choose to add a network adapter for your VM

Step8:
For Network adapter, choose to add a network adapter

Choose Bridged Networking and Enable at virtual machine power on

Step9:
For Network connection choose Bridged and also choose to Connect At Power On

For CD DVD choose to use a physical drive

Step10:
For Network adapter properties choose Bridged Networking and also select to Connect At Power On