VMware Tools Installation on Debian 8 Jessie
This Easy Visual-Guide Shows You Step-by-Step How-to Install the VMWare Tools on Debian Linux 8 Jessie KDE4 i386/amd64 Desktop.
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 8 Jessie KDE4 on the VMWare Virtual Machine
With the VMWare Tools Installed you Can Custom Easy-Resizing the Screen Just Dragging and More your Guest will Dispose Also of Shared Folders to Easy Exchanging Files with the Host System!
Open a Shell Terminal emulator window
(Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)
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
To Enable the VMware Tools without Rebooting