Hey Folks, today we are going to install a different operating system called “EndeavorOS” on vmware in windows machine. EndeavourOS is an Arch Linux based Linux distribution. It is the successor to Antergos, which was discontinued in 2019. EndeavourOS is mainly a terminal-centric distro with some GUI tools out of the box. You can go here for more information.

Let’s take a look 😛 !!

Installation of VMware

Installing VMware software in a Windows machine is quite easy which you can do by downloading it from here.

Fire 😛 !! Boot the vmware software, look at the top left corner, click on the file and choose the “New Virtual Machine” option.

Just go with the software recommended option and click on Next.

Now click on the browse button to select the EndeavourOS downloaded ISO image. You can download ISO image from here.

Select the operating system type “Linux” and version as well.

Give the machine name and the location where you want to save the logs and data.

Just change the network connection from “NAT” to “Bridge” and exit from the hardware customization.

Boot 😛 !! Now power up the operating system and boot the operating system by choosing first option.

Now click on “start the installer” and proceed.

Choose the installation method “offline“.

Select the language that suits you and move forward.

Again select region and go ahead by click on next.

Select the language of your keyboard accordingly.

Select “Erase Disk” option and proceed.

Near 😛 !! Fill in the details and password as per your choice.

If you want to make some changes to your previous configuration you can go back otherwise click on “Install Now“.

Click “Next” to restart the operating system after all the above configurations are done.

Ready 😛 !! Finally the time has come where we need to enter credentials to enter the system.

Amazing 😛 !! As you can see in the image below the Endeavour operating system is successfully configured in our vmware software.

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