Install VMware Workstation or VMware Player from a .bundle file
You can run the Linux bundle installer to install VMware Workstation or VMware Player on most Linux distributions by using these instructions.
Steps to follow
Open a terminal (Ubuntu keyboard shortcut Ctrl-Alt+T).
cd to the directory where the bundle installation file was saved.
Substituting the file name, type the following command:
sudo sh VMware-Workstation-xxxx-xxxx.architecture.bundle