Installing VMware Tools for Fedora 26
Hello Fedora User! This Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install VMWare Tools on Fedora 26 32/64bit GNU/Linux Desktop/Workstation.
Most noteworthy: as of Sept 2015, VMware recommends using the distribution-specific open-vm-tools instead of the VMware Tools package for guest machines.
Furthermore with the VMWare Tools Installed and Working you will have a more Pleasant journey with Fedora on VMWare…
Because with the VMWare Tools you’ll dispose also of the Shared Folders & Easy Screen Resizing features!
First Open a Command Line Terminal Window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
Then to Update System
(Not mandatory you can make it later…)
sudo dnf update
If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution
And for Installing the VMware Tools
sudo dnf install open-vm-tools open-vm-tools-desktop
- Finally to Enable VMWare Tools without Logout