How to Install VMWare Tools on AgiliaLinux 8.1.1 Kde4 Linux Step-by-Step Easy Visual Guide

January 20, 2013 | By Regaz.

The Tutorial shows you Step-by-Step How to Install the VMware Tools for Agilia-Linux 8.1.1 Kde4 Linux Desktop i686/x8664.

You need to know that the VMWare Tools Installed and Working will Grant you a More Pleasant Journey with Fedora Linux 16 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!

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

You Find Detailed VMWare Installation Troubleshooting Link 2 the Article Bottom.

Gnome-Penguin AgiliaLinux
  1. Start the Process of Downloading and Mounting the VMware Tools CD with:

    • On VMware Fusion

      Virtual Machine >> Install VMware Tools.

    • On 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 after Download 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 after Re-Starting the VMware Tools Installation…

  2. Open Dolphin File Manager
    Opening a Dolphin File Manager Window

  3. Right-Click on the VMware-Tools Archive and Select Extract Archive to…

    Browser for the /tmp Directory as Destination.

    KDE4 Desktop Extracting the VMware-Tools

  4. Open Terminal Window
    (Press “Enter” to Execute Commands)

    Fedora Linux16-17-18 Kde4 Open Terminal
  5. VMWare Tools Installation:

Troubleshooting Missing Kernel Headers Path on AgiliaLinux:

Kernel-Headers Path on AgiliaLinux

After a little while the installation should complete successfully :)

But if Instead, you Get: Execution aborted.

Then Consult Troubleshooting..

VMWare Tools Troubleshootings
  • This is the Sign of Success!
    Congratulations, :)

    Install VMware Tools on Debian Wheezy 7
  • Now to Enable VMware Tools without Logout

  • VMware-Tools Installation Guides for Other Linux Distros:

    How to Install the VMware Tools on Linux Distros

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