GNS3 2.1 Install and configuration on Windows 10 (Part 1): Components and software requirements

This video introduces and demonstrates how to install the GNS3 Windows GUI on a Windows 10 PC. This is a series of videos showing you how to start using GNS3 on Windows.


This is one of several videos showing you how to download, install and configure GNS3 2.1 on Windows 10 PCs.

When you start using GNS3 for the first time, you may feel confused and cannot even know what to do because there are many components and technologies available.

8 Replies to “GNS3 2.1 Install and configuration on Windows 10 (Part 1): Components and software requirements”

  1. Hi! I´m Mr. Manuel Cruz I´m from Angola, I love network I have already completed Cisco exploration 4 and I´m coming to make the exame in India, I´m havenig a problem to install gns3, if I understood very well your first video you said that we need to buy the image of ios right? it mean that without it we can´r configure and use gns3… I already could intalled but to configure VM I´m not beeing able to do that I don´t know why I guess the image Of ios is the case riht? I hope you unsderstood… Thank you for the video I appreciated.

  2. Hi David. Thanks for posting this great series. I’m in the market for a new laptop and was wondering what are the recommended specs for GNS3 /VMWare Workstation Pro. I’ll be working on my CCNA Security & Wireless. Then I’ll start to work on my CCNP. Many thanks.

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