Linux Debian 7 Wheezy KDE4 How-to Install VMWare Tools Easy Visual-Guide

September 7th, 2012 by Regaz

VMware Tools Installation on Debian 7 Wheezy




The Tutorial Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMWare Tools on Debian Linux 7 Wheezy KDE4 i386/amd64 Desktop.

Just Take the Time of Carefully Looking, Reading and Following the Detailed Instructions and Commands Contained in this Guide.

As of Sept 2015, VMware recommends using the distribution-specific open-vm-tools instead of the VMware Tools package for guest machines.

You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with Debian Linux 7 Wheezy KDE 4 on VMWare…

With the VMWare Tools Installed you will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchange Files with the Host System!

DISTRO on VMWare
  1. Open a Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands):
    Installing VMWare Tools Debian Linux 7 Wheezy KDE4 Open Terminal



  2. Installing the VMware Tools:

    sudo apt-get install open-vm-tools open-vm-tools-desktop

    If Got “User is Not in Sudoers file” then Look: Solution




  3. To Enable the VMware Tools without Rebooting
    Try:

    vmware-user-suid-wrapper

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