Installing linux on windows with VMPlayer from VMware
If you are a programmer and have not yet utilized the power of VMWare, you have missed on something.
Below are step by step by step instructions to get linux (ubuntu flavour) up and running on your machine
1. Down load the VM Player for windows
2. Download the ubuntu image
Once you upload the image, it will start configuring your Virtual machine with Ubuntu
Short cuts : ctr + alt +D : minimize all windows
ctrl + T : open terminal window