We’ll install applications such as Nano, GIMP, Firefox, VLC media player on FreeBSD 11. We’ll also install VMware Tools (Open VM Tools) on FreeBSD 11 for better performance and usability (Fit Guest Now, Drag-Drop File and Mouse Integration). This tutorial also helps for installing FreeBSD 11 on physical computer or server.
1- Download FreeBSD 11 ISO
2- Create VM on VMware Workstation/Player
3- Start Installation
4- Installing Xorg, GNOME 3 Desktop
5- Installing Firefox, Nano, GIMP, VLC and gedit Applications on FreeBSD 11
6- Installing and Configuring VMware Tools (Open VM Tools)
7- FreeBSD 11 GNOME 3 Review