Installing VMware Tools for Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela
The Linux Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMWare Tools on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela i386/amd64 Mate/Cinnamon/KDE/Xfce Desktop.
You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela on the VMWare Virtual Machine
The VMWare Tools Installation should improve VM Performances, enabling Custom Easy Scree Resizing and more your Guest will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchanging Files with the Host System!
Just Take the Time of Carefully Following the Detailed Instructions and Commands Contained in this Easy How-to Install VMware Tools on Linux Mint 17.2 Rafaela Guide.
Start the Process of Downloading and Mounting the VMWare Tools CD with:
- VMWare Fusion Virtual Machine >> Install VMWare Tools
- VMWare Workstation VM >> Install VMWare Tools
May be you will need to Wait Until VMWare has Provided to Downloading and Mounting the VMWare Tools CD.
If the Window with the VMWare Tools Do Not Appear you will Need to Manually Disconnect the CD/DVD in:
Virtual Machines >> CD/DVD(IDE) >> Disconnect CD/DVD
And just Re-Starting the VMWare Tools Installation…
Double-Click on Archive and Extract VMware-Tools into /tmp
Open a Shell terminal emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
VMWare Tools Installation:
Access the Target Directory
- Login as SuperUser
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
Execute Installation Script
Follow to Accept All the Default Proposed Settings…
Eventually Answer “Yes” to Enable Load New Kernel Modules at Boot.
This is the Sign of Success! :)
- Access the Target Directory
Assure that Linux will Load VMware Tools at Boot:Get VMware Tools Loaded on Boot
- Finally to Enable VMWare Tools without Logout
VMware Tools Installation Troubleshooting Guides:
Get Installed DropBox for Easy File Sharing VMs OS
SetUp DropBox on Mint.
VMware-Tools Installation Guides for Other Linux Distros:
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