How-to Install VMWare Tools on Linux/Unix Distros

June 7th, 2012 by Regaz

Installing VMware-Tools on Linux & Unix

This Article Presents a List of Links to Step-by-Step Guides for the VMWare Tools Installation on Linux and Unix Distributions.

VMware Tools Enhances the performance of a virtual machine and makes possible many of the ease-of-use features in VMware products.

For example, the following features are just some of the Features that are available only if VMware Tools is installed:

  • Significantly faster graphics performance and Windows Aero on operating systems that support Aero
  • Copying and pasting text, graphics, and files between the virtual machine and the host or client desktop
  • Improved mouse performance
  • Synchronization of the clock in the virtual machine with the clock on the host or client desktop
  • Scripting that helps automate guest operating system operations
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